Argyle Square Junior Members’ Society,
24 Grafton Place, Euston Square, London, May 6, 1865.
Sir: I beg to hand you a copy of a resolution passed at a general meeting of this society, held last evening, expressing condolence with the American nation on the late disastrous assassination of Mr. Lincoln.
I have the honor to be your excellency’s most obedient servant,
H. FRANCIS MORSE,
Hon. C. F. Adams.
Resolved, That this meeting desires to give utterence to the feelings of grief With which it has heard of the assassination of President Lincoln, and to convey to Mrs. Lincoln, and to the United States government and people, an expresssion of their deepest sympathy and condolence.