Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 2.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
[May 1, 1849?]

I have already recommended W. S. Wallace [2] for Pension Agent at this place. It is, however, due the truth, to say that Orville Paddock, [3] above recommended, is every way qualified for the office; and that the persons recommending him, are of our business men, and best whig citizens.