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June 4th

Captain Foster As't Supt
Bu R F & A L

Your attention is called to a Complaint  forwarded to you by Genl. Whittlesey, of one Pino Jean (Colored) concerning the binding of himself and two Brothers to one [[?]] Law of Sampson County by one Rich'd Holmes as the papers had never been returned you are directed to make an immediate Report.
I am Captain
Very Respectfully
Allan Rutherford
Bvt Col U.S.V
& Supt. So. Dist NC          
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