NA, CM&G 2/6/1863

Confederate States of America

Quartermaster General's Office
Richmond, Feby 6th 1863
Honb: G. S. Lyon
Richmond, Va.

   I enclose you approved for payment the account for $95,418.60 in favor of the Cahaba Marion & Greensboro R. Road Compy. I recommended to the Secy of War was that the claim should be paid by this Department and the amount thereof charged against the transportation account of the Selma & Meridian Road {Alabama & Mississippi Rivers RR}, in its future earnings. I return the power of Atty: enclosed by you. & Lt. Colo: L. Smith, on Bank Street, will pay the account.

Your obt sevt

A. C. Myers

Q. M. Genl