Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 8.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.

To Grenville M. Dodge [1]

Major General Dodge Executive Mansion
St. Louis, Mo Washington, Jan. 24. 1865

It is said an old lady in Clay county, Mo, by name, Mrs. Winfred E. Price, is about being sent South. If she is not misbehaving let her remain A. LINCOLN

Annotation

[1]   ALS, DNA WR RG 107, Presidential Telegrams, I, 300. General Dodge replied on January 26: ``No order has been issued from these Head Quarters banishing Mrs Winfred E Price nor from any subordinate that I can learn of'' (DLC-RTL).