From the Richmond Whig, 4/25/1865
SURGEONS, ASSISTANT SURGEONS, HOSPITAL STEWARDS, &c. – We are authorized
by Col. D. M. Evans, Paroling Officer, to state that hereafter no surgeons,
assistant surgeons, hospital stewards, hospital attendants, or patients attached
to or in hospitals in or about the city of Richmond, will be paroled without the
written consent of the Medical Director.