E. Kirby Smith to Pendleton Murrah, March 31, 1864
service we can hope to meet his move-
ment successfully. I request
an answer at your earliest conven-
ience, and ask full information in
regard to the condition and organization
of the State Troops and the disposition
you propose making of them.
I am Sir very respectfully
Yr obdt sevt
C Kirby Smith
E. Kirby Smith to Pendleton Murrah, March 31, 1864. Records of Governor Pendleton Murrah, Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.