RRBAT 11/10A/1863

Southern Telegraph Form
Received at Richmond Nov 10 1863 at ... o'clock, ... minutes,
By telegraph from Montgomery 10. To Maj F. W. Sims
Out of eleven (11) engines I have only four (4) in running order principally for want of tires under this ??? of things cant you let one have the Cossette & Limestone as soon as I can get them we will be able to take ??? of ??? ajacis answer quickly & say ??? Jordan can share Cossette as soon as City of Charleston is out which will be in a few days
S G Jones
{File data on reverse} S. G. Jones {Superintendent, Alabama & Florida (of Alabama) RR}
Montgomery Nov 10th 63
Wants engine Cossette