NA, QM 4/3/1862

Quartermaster General's Department
Richmond 3d Apl 1862
Majr A. R. Teasdale
Tallahassee, Florida
   By direction of the Secretary of War, the sum of twelve thousand dollars will be advanced to the Pensacola & Georgia Rail road Company, to enable them to connect their road with the Savannah, Albany & Gulf Rail road; said advance to be refunded to the Confederate States in transportation.
   You are accordingly instructed to advance that sum to the Pensacola & Georgia Rail road Company, taking the necessary receipt from its Officers for the Same, and also, an obligation binding the Company, to refund the Money to the Government in transportation of public stores.
A. C. Myers, Q. M. Genl