Document of praise (kanjō ) issued by Hosokawa Tsuneari on the twelfth month of the twelfth day of the fourth year of Chōroku (1460).
Regarding your participation in the suppression of Hatakeyama uemon no suke. I have been impressed by the fact that you reported to our encampment and performed military service. I will therefore take necessary action with respect to your request for court appointment.
Twelfth month, twelfth day of the fourth year of Chōroku 
The Minor Assistant Minister of Justice (monogram)
To: The Hon. Tannowa Jirō, saemon no jō