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Blank No 1
The Western Union Telegraph Company.
The rules of this Company require that all messages received for transmission, shall be written on the message blanks of the Company, under and subject to the conditions printed theron, which conditions have been agreed to by the sender of the following message.
O.H. Palmer, Sec'y.  J.H. Wade, Pres't.

Dated, Raleigh Feby 5 1868
Received at New Berne 5 Feby
To Lt col S Moore

You are paid by me Form (22) twenty two With Fogy rations
Thos P Johnston
Bt Lt Col C.Q.M. & D.O. State N.C.

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