No. 53
28th October 1864
I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your Despatch No. 61 of the 24th of August, and to convey to you my approval of the provisional appointment which you have made of Mr. Thomas L. Wood to be Acting AttorneyGeneralManuscript image General in the room of Mr. Cary resigned.
I have the honor to be
Your obedient servant
Edward Cardwell