NA, DAMEL 5/15B/1864

Demopolis Ala
May 15th 1864
Col San Tate  {President, Memphis & Charleston RR}
   I desire the force that was at work on the M&C RR {Memphis & Charleston RR} to do the work on your road, as its difficult to procure hands and tools. Cant this arrangement be made. What damage to {Mississippi} Central RR
S. D. Lee
Maj Genl
Sent by telegram