NA, DMEL 1/29/1863

Jackson Jany 29, 1863
Lt Genl Pemberton
   Mr Parham agent for the free market at Mobile asks authority to purchase & forward by rail road {Mobile & Ohio RR}, corn beef & pork for the use of soldiers families. Will it be granted. Signed Danl Ruggles Brig Genl.
J R Waddy
A. A. G.
Sent by telegram