NA, SWR 6/16/1862

Southern Telegraph
Received at Richmond  June 16 1862 at        o'clock,     minutes
By telegraph from Demopolis   15  Via Selma 15  To Hon G W Randolph Sec War
   The mortgage of Ala & Miss {Rivers} Rail Road Company to secure the payment of Hundred & fifty thousand (150000) dollars with accompanying papers was sent you by mail on sixth of May will send by mail a certified copy of the deed.
A S Gaines
Special Agt