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Confederate Certificate of Impressment.

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[Voucher to Abstract A.] Form No. 1 -- Property Impressed and Appraised. The Confederate States To Thomas Brown Dr. Date 1864 April 19 To (1) one mule 900 Credit by this amount paid by [blank] $900 Received at [blank] the [blank] day of [blank] 186{blank], of [blank] Quartermaster Confederate States Army, in full of the above account, Thos W Brown Certificate of Impressment I CERTIFY, That by virtue of authority from Q M General I have impressed this 19th day of April 1864, at Christiansburg county of Montgomery state of Virginia the following supplies, the property of Thomas Brown to-wit: one mule that the same are essential for the use of the army; could not be otherwise procured, and were taken through absolute necessity. I further certify, that said [blank] property was duly appraised as hereinafter set forth, at Nine hundred Dollars; and that nothing has been paid on account thereof. Ro F Dennis Capt &A Quartermaster. Certificate of Appraisement. We, the undersigned, chosen by Ro f. Dennis Capt & A QM on the one part, and by Thomas Brown on the other part, being first duly sworn, do this 19th day of April 1864 appraise the above impressed property at the following rates, to-wit: One mule at Nine hundred dollars making, in the aggregate, the sum of Nine hundred Dollars. Witness, our hands and seals. A P Eskreale (Seal) Jas. W. Kirly (Seal) Approval or Disapproval of Officer. The above appraisement is hereby disapproved. I valued the mule at five hundred & fifty dollars. Ro F. Dennis Capt & a Quartermaster. (Signed in Quadruplicate.)