NA, RRB 12/31H/1863

The Confederate States
To E. T. Hopkins
1863   Dollars Cents
  For Hire of One Negro Laborer in Decr '63    
  23 days @ $42.50 pr mo 32 43
    $32 43
   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 Columbia SC the 31 day of Decr 1863 of Captain Thomas R. Sharp, Assistant Quartermaster C. S. Army, the sum of Thirty two dollars and forty three cents, in full of the above account.
E. T. Hopkins