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Dec. 6th
Maj. Genl. Oll. Howard
Comm &c
Washington D.C.

I have the  honor to request Authority to expend not to exceed $75.00 on school building owned by the A.M.A. at Newton GA. As the cold weather comes on this amount is necessary to make it comfortable & the schools a success

I am +c
JR Lewis
Bd.Col USA
Supt. & c

Transcription Notes:
These letters are from JR Lewis, first superintendent of GA dept of education

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