NA, A&TR 3/22/1864

The Confederate States of America
To John Strohocker
Date 1864   Dollars Cts
March 22 Fore Hire of thirty Negroes engaged in unloading Coal Cars {from the Alabama & Tennessee River RR} and loading Steamer Dixie from March 16th to March 20th 18664 Rations furnished by owner    
  30 Negroes four days @ $2.00 pr day 240 00
  For Hire of twenty Negroes employed in loading Steamer Dixie with coal on the 20th of March 1864. Rations furnished by Govt.    
  20 Negroes one day at $1 pr day 20 00
    $260 00
   I certify that the above account is correct and just; that the services were rendered as stated, and that they were necessary for the public service.
S Hillyer Major & Quartermaster
   Received at Selma, Ala the 22nd day of March 1864 of Major S. Hillyer, Quartermaster, C. S. Army, the sum of Two hundred and sixty Dollars and --- Cents, in full of the above account.
Jno Strohecker