ibid., Military Div. of the Miss., Telegrams Received. On Feb. 18, Dodge telegraphed to Bowers details of Vance's criminality. Copies, ibid. On the same day, Bowers telegraphed to Dodge that the sentence required presidential approval. Copies, DLC-USG, V, 34, 35; DNA, RG 393, Military Div. of the Miss., Letters Sent.
Feb.y 15th 1864.
MISS MARY DUNCAN,
Your letter to me and one to Mrs. Grant enclosing Photograph were received. Mrs. G. is in St. Louis and very much afflicted with her eyes. I forwarded your letter to her there. —I was very glad to