NA, QMR 10/13J/1863

Petersburg Va, October 13, 1863
Asking at what rate fuel should be commuted at.
Maj Mason Morfit
The language of the regulation -- Market price delivered is very plain. It means the price charged in open market not the price at which the Govt may purchase fuel under its contracts. Resply retd to Maj Morfit.
By order of QM Genl
Entry in Quartermaster General's Letters Received Register