NA, LS 5/4A/1863

The Confederate States

To James Sowers
1863   Dollars Cents

May 4

For Services of Slave Teamster from May 1st to May 4th/63  4 dys @ $1.50 6 00
  For Services of Slave Laborer from May 1st to May 4th/63  4 dys @ $1.00 4 00
    $10 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 N C the 14 day of May 1863 of Captain Thomas R. Sharp Assistant Quartermaster C. S. Army, the sum of Ten dollars and --- Cents, in full of the above account.
James Sowers