June 26, 1863

Dear Friend,

I have just written Major General Schofield a letter demanding [] the release of Mr []. Go and see him. Tell him not to despair for Mr [] shall be. Left [] towards []. Left [] towards []. This release I [] General Davidson an d he told me the case was beyond his jurisdiction. Consequently I shall have [] for dinner. Major General Schofield to [] and obtain his release. [] of all to [] to see Mr.[] . Occasionally see that he suffers for nothing