Southern Express Company

 

                                     Lynchburg Feb 13th 1866

Genl R. E. Lee

                      Lexington

                                      Va

                                                        A PCL money to your address has been rec=d at this office, upon which there are no charges -

     Please send for the same without delay, or advise us what disposition to make of it.

 

                                                                      Very Respectfully Yours

 

                                                                              W. W. Black Agt

                                                                                H Carpentier

 

Notation on reverse in General Lee=s handwriting:

      13 Feb 66

W. W. Black

Agt: S. Express Co

asks what to do with

package of money

 

22nd Feb - Requested

to send pge to me here,

by Express or other safe

mode, as he might prefer

            R E Lee