NA, QMR 10/12A/1863

Richmond Va., October 12, 1863  {Date received by QMG}
Refers letter of B. S. Guion {President, Wilmington, Charlotte & Rutherford RR}. Relating to transportation of stores & rates of same &c.
The Hawkins & Carrington tariff is settled by authority of Sec of War & will obtain when the trains run on other roads, but on all other transportation's audit, accts of this road at 3 1/2 c per mile pr man for troops and 20 cts pr 100 lbs for frt, carried any distance. These prices until further advise.
F W Sims  Maj & QM
A R Lawton  QM Genl  Oct 12/63
Entry in Quartermaster General's Letters Received Register