With the sincere prayer that you may be spared even the least of the anxieties and sorrows that a wife must feel for a husband actively engaged in this war,
Believe me, my dear madam,
Your obedient servant, T. Seymour, Brigadier-General U. S. Vol. Mrs. R. L. Warley, Darlington, S. C.
Charleston, S. C., July 24, 1864. Sir:
Major Warley, C. S. A., now a prisoner of war, and confined under your charge, has written to his family and friends here in such a .
And should any officers of the Fifth United States Artillery be stationed at Fort McHenry, or any other officers of the old service, I shall be grateful if you will show them this letter, and ask such personal civilities toward Major Warley as the nature of your duties may forbid, but which I can confidently ask from them as a brother officer.
And I am, very respectfully,
Your obedient servant, T. Seymour, Brigadier-General V. S. Vole. Commanding Officer Fort McHenry, Baltimore, Md.