Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Joshua F. Speed” in chapter 17 of William H. Herndon, Jesse William Weik, Herndon's Lincoln: The True Story of a Great Life, Etiam in minimis major, The History and Personal Recollections of Abraham Lincoln by William H. Herndon, for twenty years his friend and Jesse William Weik:

...an had a more loving and tender nature than Mr. Lincoln. Before departing for Washington Mr. Lincoln went to Chicago for a few days' stay, and there by previous arrangement met his old friend, Joshua F. Speed . Both were accompanied by their wives, and while the latter were out shopping the two husbands repaired to Speed's room at the hotel. For an hour or more, relates Speed, we lived over again the ...

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