Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 8.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.

To David Tod [1]

``Cypher'' Office U.S. Military Telegraph,
Hon. David Tod War Department,
Cleveland, O. Washington, D.C., March 6. 1865

I have yours about Grannis, and am compelled to say there is a complication in the way. A. LINCOLN


[1]   ALS, DNA WR RG 107, Presidential Telegrams, I, 362. Tod's telegram has not been found, but has been listed for sale as bearing Lincoln's endorsement ``File. A.L. March 11, 1865'' (Anderson Auction Company Catalog 941, February 27, 1912, No. 609). See Lincoln to Speed, February 28, supra, and endorsement concerning John C. Grannis, March 9, infra.