NA, LS 1/31CO/1863

The Confederate States

To James Ridout
1863   Dollars Cts
  For Servs as Laborer repairing C S Locomotives & Cars    
 Janry 31 one month to date @ 15.00 15 00


15 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.
Thos. R. Sharp Quartermaster
   Received at Raleigh NC the 31 day of Jany 1863 of Capt Thos R Sharp Asst Quartermaster C. S. Army, the sum of Fifteen Dollars and --- Cents, in full of the above account.
James  X  Ridout
Witness E B Sturman