The Writings of Abraham Lincoln, Volume 6 by Abraham Lincoln
Telegram to General I. McDowell. May 29, 1862
WASHINGTON, May 29, 1862.
MAJOR-GENERAL McDOWELL, Manassas Junction:
General Fremont's force should, and probably will, be at or near Strasburg by twelve (noon) tomorrow. Try to have your force, or the advance of it, at Front Royal as soon.