Abraham Lincoln to James Semple, [10 December 1835]1Mr Speaker
I now give notice that on saturday next I shall ask leave to introduce a bill, for an act suplemental to an act entitled an act for the relief of insolvent debtors approved January 12th 18292
1Abraham Lincoln wrote the text on page one of this document. Lincoln presented this notice in the House of Representatives on December 10, 1835.
Illinois House Journal. 1835. 9th G. A., 1st sess., 32.
Handwritten Document, 2 page(s), Lincoln Collection, Illinois State Archives (Springfield, IL).