NA, RRB 2/14D/1865

Transportation Office C. S. A.
Meridian Miss Feby 14th 1865
Genl. A. R. Lawton
Q M Genl
   I have the honor to hand you enclosed my official bond. Also copy of my appointment as an agent of the Quarter Master Dept.
   Have been on duty at this post for the past fourteen months in the capacity of Transportation Agent and should have forwarded my bond long since but was unable to do so from unavoidable circumstances. Please inform me of its acceptance.
Very Respectfully Your most
Obedient Servant
E. V. Early
Transportation Agt
C. S. A.
{Noted on the back of the letter its receipt in the QMG office on April 1st 1865}