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Note from Abraham Lincoln to General Cassius M. Clay, Dec. 13, 1862

In this brief note dated December 13, 1862, Lincoln wrote that a "job" required his attention and he would see General Cassius M. Clay at 9 o'clock the next morning.

From the CMC Manuscript Collection: Cist Family Papers, Mss qC579.

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It is a necessity with me
to finish a job by 4. P.M.
for which I now scarcely
have time – I will see
Gen. Clay at 9. A.M.

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