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Wilson, Douglas L., ed.; Davis, Rodney O., ed.; Lawrence, Richard M. 'Richard M. Lawrence (William H. Herndon Interview)' in 'Herndon's Informants: Letters, Interviews, and Statements About Abraham Lincoln' . Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1998. [format: book], [genre: interview]. Permission: University of Illinois Press
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Notes.

Note from page 715: 1. See William Allen Butler, Nothing to Wear (New York, 1857).

Note from page 715: 2. Marginal note: an honest & sincere Expression of joy at the victory of the good.

Note from page 716: 3. Marginal note: You had better get the poem "Nothing to wear" and read it for yourself. Lincoln may have given out his ha ha for the Contrast of the Classes or for some ridiculous ideas, though Lawrence says it was an Earnest & a sincere &c. It evidently pleased L for some reason.

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Wilson, Douglas L., ed.; Davis, Rodney O., ed.; Lawrence, Richard M. 'Richard M. Lawrence (William H. Herndon Interview)' in 'Herndon's Informants: Letters, Interviews, and Statements About Abraham Lincoln' . Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1998. [format: book], [genre: interview]. Permission: University of Illinois Press
Persistent link to this document: http://lincoln.lib.niu.edu/file.php?file=herndon715b.html
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