Bids will be received at this Office until the 15th day of April next, for the following Ordnance and Ordnance Material for the Confederate States army:
- 200,000 tons charcoal cold blast Pig Iron,
- 50,000 tons of Blooms, (charcoal,)
- 50,000 tons Wrought iron Bars, of various sixes,
- 100 10-Inch Columbiads,
- 100 8-Inch Columbiads,
- 100 10-Inch Slege and Garrison Mortars,
- 100 13-Inch Sea-coast Mortars,
- 500 12-pounder Iron Howitzers,
- 500 6-pounder Iron Field Guns.
0 Chief of Ordnance. mh 5--TApl
The following papers will please insert the above advertisement till 10th April, and send duplicate with copy of paper to Ordnance Office for settlement: The Richmond Enquirer, Whig and Dispatch; Lynchburg Republican; Staunton Spectator; Abingdon Virginian; Petersburg Express; Raleigh (N. C.) Register; Wilmington (N. C.) Journal; Charlotte (N. C.) Bulletin; Charleston (S. C.) Mercury and Courier; Columbia (S. C.) South Carolinian; Augusta (Ga.) Constitutionalist, Savannah (Ga.) Republican; Columbus (Ga.) Times; Atlanta (Ga.) Confederacy; Rome, (Ga.) one paper; Tallahassee (Fla.)Floridian; Huntsville, (Alabama,) one paper; Montgomery (Alabama) Advertiser and Mali; Mobile (Alabama,) Register; Tuscaloosa, (Ala.,) one paper; Knoxville (Tennessee,) Register; Memphis (Tenn) appeal; New Orleans (La) Bulletin. Picayune, Delta, Bee and Crescent; Jackson (Miss) Mississippian; Corinth, (Miss) one paper; Little Rock (Ark) Gazette; Austin (Texas) Gazette; Galveston (Texas) Herald.