No. 54
Downing Street
9 June 1869
I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your Despatch No. 76 of the 20th April, and to convey to you Her Majesty's Gracious Confirmation and allowance of the Ordinance of your Government No. 24 of 1869 entitled "An Ordinance respecting Indian Reserves." As large powers are given by this Ordinance it is very necessarythatManuscript image that its operation should be carefully watched.
I have the honor to be
Your most obedient
humble Servant