The Writings of Abraham Lincoln, Volume 6 by Abraham Lincoln
Telegram to A. G. Henry. May 13, 1863.
EXECUTIVE MANSION, WASHINGTON, May 13, 1863.
Dr. A. G. HENRY, Metropolitan Hotel, New York:
Governor Chase's feelings were hurt by my action in his absence. Smith is removed, but Governor Chase wishes to name his successor, and asks a day or two to make the designation.