Need info re: issuance of 1st Model Maynard Carbines to Mississippi Cavalry (Regimental, i.e. W.Adams, N.B. Forrest,et.al. through individual troop size units) in 1861 other than known 100 carbines issued to the "Bolivar Troop" (aka Co.H, 1st Miss. Cav.). Have "Amer. Soc. of Arms Collectors" Bulletin #52, "The Maynard Rifle & Carbine in Confederate Service" by Howard M. Madaus, and other data/information by John D. McAuley. Madaus states in noted article that Miss. had received 749 of the 800 arms ordered, and had issued 725, inclusive of 200 loaned to Confederacy in Pensacola, Fla. Of these 200, 136 were returned to Miss. Thus, did Miss have 800 Maynard arms (to)issue, 749 issued, 725-200=525 issued, or 525+136=661 issued? The Georiga & Florida contracts appear less confusing!
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