Published 11:16 am Tuesday, April 20, 2010

YANKEE HOST SPOTTED at Elyton, Alabama on the Cahaba River! No news Yet of Forrest and his Cavalry Command. The enemy is burning everything in his grasp. This means the Yankees are only at most 3 days away from Selma. Gen’l Taylor seen packing a valise and arranging for train shipments.

Captain J. H. Hammonds

Jeff Davis Artillery, Commanding

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At the direction of Gen’l Taylor

The Outer Works at Selma, Alabama

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