Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 8.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
``Cypher'' Office U.S. Military Telegraph,
J. G. Nicolay War Department, Washington, D.C.,
St. Louis, Mo. Oct. 21. 9/45 PM 1864.

While Curtis is fighting Price have you any idea where the force under Rosecrans is? or what it is doing? A. LINCOLN