Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 8.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Executive Mansion, Washington,
Lieutenant General Grant Feb'y 23, 1865.

Suspend execution of death sentence of George A. Maynard, Co. A 46th New-York Veteran Volunteers until further orders and forward record for examination. A. LINCOLN

Maj. Eckert

Please send the above telegram. JNO. G. NICOLAY Priv. Sec.