To Joseph Holt 
Let execution be suspended until the record can be examined.
Dec. 5. 1864 A. LINCOLN
 ES, DNA WR RG 153, Judge Advocate General, NN 3012. Lincoln's endorsement appears on the court-martial record of Private William Stevenson, Co. K, Second Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery, sentenced to be shot for attempting to shoot his captain. The roster of Battery K shows Stevenson to have been discharged with the battery on January 29, 1866.