Mr. Silvanus Lovejoy
No 41 Merrimac St
Camp near BerryVille
Sept 13th 164
I was in such a hurry when I wrote that letter I forgot to put this piece of Cloth* in to it so I thought I would write a nother one I have just got my whiskey so I don’t fell in such a hurry as I was this afternoon I hear a rumer to night that the six Corp took a reb Gen Colonel and one Regt I don’t know how true it is I am writing this in the dark I don’t know whether you can read it or not if you can you will do better than what I can have you seen Maria Kendall since I come a way I wish I could have seen her when I was at home she would have to go further into the Country they what she is now I would given any thing if I could have got foul of her that was just what I wanted but I couldn’t make it ram if you see Albert Grant give him my best respecks and tell him I would like to have him writ e that is all I believe this time from your friend
I want something the the similar to this piece of Cloth for Shirts only a little thicker if you haven’t got them all ready then something dark colored I guess by god I wont write any more in this piece of paper.
George A Bailey
Co A 26 Regt
Mass Vet Vols
I guess by got that is inough of it isn’t let me know
*Piece of cloth not found with letter.