Mr. Uhl to Mr. Smythe.

No. 39.]

Sir: I am in receipt of your No. 51, of the 8th instant, reporting the sale of the steam yacht Natalie, and requesting instructions in connection therewith.

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The bill of sale having been sent to the Treasury, no instructions in respect to the transaction seem at present necessary.

I am, etc.,

Edwin F. Uhl,
Acting Secretary.