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[[start page] Subs. Officer Tampa Bay Florida Sept 13th 1849. Lieut, In reply to your letter of the 7th I hasten to inform you that I have no storage for more provisions than you have already provided - as I am advised. No more troops are now expected nor are any issues made to Volunteers or citizens. Very Respectfully Your Obt Serv. To Lieut - E. Hayes} a.c.s. New Orleans} La} [[?]] I know not yet what supplies to 7th Infy have with them. J.C.C. [[line]] [[margin]] Tampa Bay Sept 13/ [[/margin]] Sir I have recd. the following Treas Debts - payable to my order by the asst Treassur Norleans La. No 5940 W.W. No 9161 for $500 Yr obed sent [[signed]]J.C Casey [[/signed]] CS Wm Felden Treas. WV. [[line]] [[margin]] CS Officer Tampa Bay Sept 23/49 W Hayes AS Norleans [[/margin]] Lieutenant, the 7th Infty bro't but a small amt. of sub. with them, and but for the arrival of the 20000 rat Invd by you on Aug 20 and now in their harbor we should be out of supplies. I supposed that from my former letters your would have forwarded 3 months rats. with all troops coming here & I have now to request that unless ordd to the contrary by higher authority you will forward their monthly supply with all troops coming here With this letter you will receive a reqn for say 20000 rats Very respectly Yr Ob Servt [[signed]] J.C. Casey [[/signed]] Capt CS [[?]] [[end page]] [[start page]] [[in margin]] C.S. Office Tampa Bay Sept 23/49 Lt E. Hayew UCS N.Orleans [[/in margin]] Lieutenant You will please forward as early as practicale say 30000 Rations to the depot ACS Lieut DeRussey 4th actg Qr [[?]] [[1st 2 are bracketed together]] 16000 Rati Pork 4.000 Bacon [[next 2 are bracketed together]] 20.000 Hd Bread 10 000 Flour [[next 2 are bracketed together]] 15.000 - Beans 25.000 - Rice 35.000 - Coffee 38.000 - Sugar 30 000 - Vinegar 50.000 - Candle 33 000 - Soap 45.000 - Salt Very respectfully Yr Obdt Sevt [[signed]] J c Casey [[/signed]] [[underlined]]Capt C.S. [[/underlined Note. The stores (20000 R) inc by you on Aug 20 are in the Bay C [[dividing line]] [[margin]] Circular to the A.C.S. at the posts in Florida [[/margin]] (Circular) Subs. Office Tampa Bay Fla. September 24th,1849 1. You will report at the end of every month the number of Rations (of each article) on hand at your post, and the average daily issues. Also the price paid for fresh Beef = the name of the person supplying it, and how often issued. A.C.S. Maning there supplies from [[underlined]] Tampa Bay [[/underlined]] will make their reports to [[underlined]] Capt. Casey Chf C.S. [[/underlined]] and those drawing their supplies from [[underline]] Palatka [[/underlined]] will report to [[underlined]] Bvt. Major [[?]] Corn A.C.S. in charge of [[/underlined]]that depot. 2. Purchase fresh Beef in open market and make in contract pending the Department. When a whole beef is [[end page]]
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