ollowing statement, taken from a report of the chief-quartermaster with the army, will show what progress was made in supplying the army with clothing from the 1st of Sept. to the date of crossing the Potomac on the 31st of Oct., and that a greater part of the clothing did not reach our depots until after the 14th of Oct.:
Received at the depots.Drawers.Forage-caps.Stockings.Sack-coats.Cavalry-jackets.Canteens.Flannel shirts.Haversacks.Trousers (mounted).Boots.Shelter-tents.
From Sept. 1 to Oct. 610,7004,0006,2004,1903,0006,0006,2006,0004,2004,20011,100
From Oct. 6 to Oct. 1517,00011,00022,025 50010,22118,32512,9891,0006,0003,000
From Oct. 15 to depots.Camp-kettles.Mess-pans.Overcoats (foot).Artillery-jackets.Blankets.Overcoats (mounted).Felt hats.Infantry-coats.Trousers (foot).Bootees.Knit shirts.
From Sept. 1 to Oct. 67992,0303,5001,200201,2002,2002,0002,0002,000
From Oct. 6 to Oct. 151,3022,10012,000500 8757,00012,0609,5007,0002,655
From Oct. 15 to Oct. 251,8944,50