Pensacola Fla. Oct. 4 (1861).
Well-struck circular datestamp on red and blue 11-Star Confederate Flag Patriotic
cover (F11-5) to Mobile Ala., large woodcut "Paid 5" handstamp, manuscript "Continentals" over flag, with original enclosure containing same waving flag design and datelined "Camp Continental, Pensacola Sep. 9th, 1861"
, slightly reduced and with small tear at bottom, enclosure with some scotch tape reinforcing along folds
VERY FINE. A CHOICE AND RARE PATRIOTIC USE FROM FLORIDA. ESPECIALLY DESIRABLE WITH THE MATCHING ENCLOSURE.
The letter contains an interesting report that General Beauregard has taken Washington D.C.
Ex Dr. Agre
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