NP, SMR 10/22/1862

From the Selma Morning Reporter
October 22, 1862
To Railroad Contractors
   Proposals will be received at the office of the Alabama & Tennessee Rivers Railroad, in Selma, until the 5th of November, for completing the graduation, masonry and bridging, & Tennessee Rivers Railroad from Blue Mountain to Jacksonville. Also, for 23,000 Cross-Ties, to be delivered along the line of the railroad, and for the laying of nine and a half miles of track between the same points.
   Proposals will also be received for the construction of twenty-seven miles of the Alabama & Georgia Railroad, extending from Jacksonville to the State line, in the direction of Rome, as soon as the surveys are completed, of which due notice will be given.
Wm. Rothrock, Chief Eng. and General Superintendent