Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 2.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.

To Lewis M. Hays [1]

Springfield, Illinois,
L. M. Hays, Esq. Nov. 11, 1853.

Dear Sir: Inclosed is the draft for one hundred dollars. Absence from home prevented my receiving your letter of the 12th October until yesterday. Yours truly,



[1]   Tracy, p. 48. The money was for the judgment collected against G. W. Turley. See Lincoln to Hays, September 8, supra.