long after advice to Marshal. It makes the case so different that my judgment now is that court ought to grant stay of execution pending appeal. Have so advised Marshal. Show this district attorney and Dillon." [previous seven lines struck through] Did not send the above telegram - Sargeant Merrill of the Signal Corps just brought it back to me with the information that the Marshal had just received a telegram making it unnecessary to send it. Marshal brought me his telegram "The President has granted repreive "to Vuko Perovich till the first of [previous word struck through] Friday "in March 1908, answer. Bonaparte. Atty. Genl."