Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 3.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.

Annotation

[1]   Chicago Press and Tribune, October 7, 1858, copied from Peoria Transcript, October 6, 1858.

[2]   John M. Bush, probate judge at Pekin.

[3]   John Haynes has not been identified. Possibly the name is the reporter's error for Jonathan Haines, Pekin banker. See Lincoln to Haines, November 24, 1856.