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[Form 3.] War Department, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, OFFICE CHIEF QUARTERMASTER, Washington, April 30th, 1870 Sir: Your Property account "Stores pertaining to the Bureau Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands" for the month of March, 1870, has been received, and forwarded to Third Auditor of the Treasury for final examination and settlement. Your early attention is called to the following remarks viz: Note.- Reply to be marked Vol. of accounts, page, and addressed to Bvt. Major-General O.O Howard, Commissioner. By order of Bvt. Maj=Gen O.O Howard, Commissioner: Very respectfully, Your Obedient Servant, J. M. Brown Bvt. Lt. Col and Chief Q.M, Bureau R., F., & A.L. To Edwin Beecher Esq Supt. Education Montgomery Ala.
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