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as the commanding general (as all agree) where he could either know or direct their advance, their management or their defeat. ´╝łGordon's War Diary, p. 188.) Compare Cowley's Leaves from a Lawyer's Life, pp. 88, 93. Maj. J. W. M. Appleton's paper in Putnam's Magazine, N. S. IV, 9. Gordon's War Diary, pp. 188, 198. General Seymour's report is in Official War Records, 46, p. 345. and the loss of eighty killed showed what the struggle had been; the national colors were brought away, and Sergt. W. H. Carney, who bore them, was twice severely wounded. Sergt. R. J. Simmons, Corp. Henry F. Peal and Private George Wilson were also especially complimented in the report This brief and manly report is in Official War Records, 46, p. 362. The report of the Confederate general, R. S. Ripley, in which he speaks of the 54th as sent to butchery by hypocrisy and inhumanity, is on p. 370. In a curious Confederate list of Abolition prisoners captured near Charleston, S. C., July 11-19, 1863, one pr