HdQrs: Richmond 19 May 62



Genl J. E.Johnston

Commdg Army N. VA:




I enclose a note just recd Signed Lancy (?) Jones, brought me by his brother.  There are no troops in this city that could suit to that quarter, & I hope your own pickets have given you the information if true, which has enabled you to act in the matter


Very respy your obtservt




                                                                                      R E Lee



Note on letter:


Richmond, Va.

    May 19.62



     R. E. Lee


Enclosing a note signed Lancy Jones