Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 8.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Officer in command at Executive Mansion,
Lexington, Washington,
Kentucky Jan'y 12th, 1865.

Suspend execution of sentence of death in case of Solomon Spiegel 9th Michigan cavalry until further orders, and forward record of trial for examination. A. LINCOLN.

Maj. Eckert

Please send the above telegram. JNO. G. NICOLAY