William Walker Luther Dearborn
Walker & Dearborn
Attorneys at Law.
Collections made in the Counties of Tazewell, Mason, Cass, Menard and Fulton
Culver, Page & Hoyne, Stationers Chicago.
Havana, Mason Co., Ill. July 29 1861
To His Excellency Hon Richard Yates
Governer of Illinois
Capt R. S. Moore has a full company of Infantry now waiting your orders to March, he is very anxious to get marching orders as his company is among the first reported, and I earnestly request you that he may not be passed but may be among the first called into active service. I have no hesitation in recomending Capt Moore and his company to your favorable consideration and hope you will do the best you can for him. please answer this letter and very much oblige
Yours Very Truly
Company Mason Co
See Apl. 25 1861.
July 29 Eato
R S Moore