Collector's Office of Internal Revenue,
6th District, Illinois.
Naperville, June 10 1863
Hon Richd Yates
Gov State of Ill
My Dear Sir
Every loyal heart in this state whose ear is reached this day with the intelegence of your act in adjurning the the Legislature pulsate with joy. God be praised that we have one at the helm of state who dares to step into the breach to save our state from disgrace if not from ruin. Stand firm my Dear Sir.
Be prepared for any emergency on the 17th The Loyal hearts of the State are with you, God protect & direct you Truly Yours in our Countrys Cause
File Legisl. [illegible] (R)
Naperville June 10 1863.
Says every loyal heart in the state are rejoicing over the Governors success in Adjourning the Legislature Advises the Governor to stand firm and be prepared for any emergency on the 17th all loyal hearts in the state are with him.
Recd Ex O. June 15 1863.