Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 2.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Hon: J. D. Caton Springfield,
Dear Sir: March 21. 1856

Mr. C. H. Moore, [2] of DeWitt county, sends you a record asking an order for a supersedeas. If you allow it, Mr. Moore himself is abundantly good for surety, and we desire that you name him as such in the order. Very truly Your friend--- A. LINCOLN