ALS, DNA WR RG 107, Presidential Telegrams, I, 323. ``Acknowledge receipt'' is not in Lincoln's handwriting. Colonel Charles W. Hill replied on February 5: ``Your telegram relating to Lieut Jno A Stevens is just received. He will leave Sandusky first train tomorrow to report to you'' (DLC-RTL). See Lincoln to Alexander H. Stephens, February 10, infra.
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