Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 8.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Office U.S. Military Telegraph,
Officer in Command at War Department,
Fort-Monroe, Va. Washington, D.C., Oct. 1 1864.

Is there a man by the name of James Hallion (I think) under sentence? and what is his offence? what the sentence? and when to be executed? A. LINCOLN