NA, M&C 2/14/1863

The Confederate States
To Saml Lay
1863   Dollars Cents
Feby 14 To Services of self and 8 negro men in repairing cars on the Memphis & Charleston R. R. 51 00
    51 00
   I certify that the above account to be correct and just; that the services were rendered as stated, and that they were necessary for the public service.
R B Sloan
Capt. on Spc Service
   Received at Decatur Ala, on the 14 day of Feby 1863, of Major John Claiborne Q. M., Confederate States Army, Fifty one Dollars and --- Cents, in full of the above account.
Samuel W Lay