NA, RR 3/18A/1864

Confederate States of America
To B. W. Fort
1864 Designation   Remarks
March 13 To Hire of 44 negroes loading cars with corn, 1 day ea @ $2 per day $88.00 Government Corn drawn from A. Q. M. Selma Ala 
" 18 To Hire of negroes loading 4 cars with corn at $14 ea car 56.00 for use of Stock and Laborers in Dist No 9
   I certify that the above account is correct and just, amounting to One Hundred & forty four Dollars and that the services have been performed as stated, and were necessary.
   Received at Blue Mountain Ala this 25th day of March 1864, Capt William Gabbett Supt C. S. Nitre and Mining Service, District No 8 & 9 One Hundred & Forty four dollars --- cents, in full of the above account.
B. W. Fort
{Payment at Blue Mountain would suggest the work was done on the Alabama & Tennessee River RR}