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Washington April 4 1870

Mr A R Weedon
Centreville, Md.

Dr Sir
In reply to yours of 23 Ult. and also of 15th to Gen Howard I have the honor to state that this Bureau is already assisting the Colored people of Queen Anne's Co to the extent of its ability.

Very Respfy &c
[[signature]] W L Van Derlip [[/signature]]
Bvt Maj & Supt of Edu
Bureau R F & A L
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