Rosecrans was assisted by Generals Thomas, McCook. Crittenden, Rousseau, Palmer, Sheridan, J. C. Davis, Wood, Van Cleve, Hazen, Negley, Matthews, and others; and Bragg had Generals Polk, Breckinridge, Hardee, Kirby Smith, Cheatham, Withers, Cleburne, and Wharton.
On Dec. 30 the two armies lay within cannon-shot of each other on opposite sides of Stone River, near Murfreesboro, along a line about 3 miles in length.
Bragg's superior cavalry force gave him great advantage.
On the night of tright.
The troops breakfasted at dawn, and before sunrise Van Cleve—who was to be supported by Wood—crossed the river to make an attack; but Bragg had massed troops, under Hardee, on his left in the dim morning twilight, and four brigades under Cleburne charged furiously upon McCook's extreme right before Van Cleve had moved.
The divisions of Cheatham and McCown struck near the centre, and at both points National skirmishers were driven back upon their lines.
Towards these lines the Confede
f, 281; Survivors of, 285.
Chickamauga, Battle of, 263.
Christmas, 1864-65, A soldier's, 283
Claiborne, Col., Wm., The rebel, 262.
Clay, Henry, Characterization of, 45.
Cleborne, Dr. C. J., Medical Director U. S. N., 262.
Cleburne, Gen. P. R., Dedication of monument to, at St. Helena, Ark., 260; Address on Life of, by Gen. G. W. Gordon, 262; Ancestry of, 262; Heroism and death, 267; Devotion of his command, 270; Description of monument to, 272.
Coaghenson, Capt., 387.
Cobb, J., Death of, 94.
Girardey, Gen. V. J., 37.
Goodwin, D. D.. Rev. S. A., Address on Gen. J. E. Johnston, 167.
Gordon, James L., His poem on The Confederate Dead.
Gordon, Gen., Geo. W., Address on Gen. J. E. Johnston, 203; on Gen. P. R. Cleburne, 262.
Green, Dr., Louis. 38.
Gregg, Fort, Real Defenders of, 71.
Hale, Jr., Capt. E. J.. 410.
Hamlin. Lt., Death of, 20.
Hammond, Capt., Wm.. 342.
Hampton, Gen., Wade, commends the purchase of the Townsend Library, 384.
elieve, will save our country.
It may be imperfect, but, in all human probability, it would give us our independence.
No objection ought to outweigh it which is not weightier than independence.
If it is worthy of being put in practice, it ought to be mooted quickly before the people, and urged earnestly by every man who believes in its efficacy.
Negroes will require much training, training will require time, and there is danger that this concession to common sense may come too late. P. R. Cleburne, Major-General Commanding Division; D. C. Govan, Brigadier-General; John E. Murray, Colonel 5th Arkansas; G. F. Baucum, Colonel 8th Arkansas; Peter Snyder, Lieut.—Col. Commanding 6th and 7th Arkansas; E. Warfield, Lieutenant-Colonel 2d Arkansas; M. P. Lowry, Brigadier-General; A. B. Hardcastle, Colonel 32d and 45th Mississippi; F. A. Ashford, Major 16th Alabama; John W. Colquitt, Colonel 1st Arkansas; Richard J. Person, Major 3d and 5th Confederate; G. L. Deakins, Major 35th and 8th Te
Burton, W. L., 171.
Cabell, W. L., 68.
Canby, General E. R., 48.
Capers, General F. W. 3.
Carlyle, on whom to honor, 251.
Cary, Misses Hettie and Constance, 70.
Chaffin's Bluff Battalion, 141.
Chancellorsville Battle of 282.
Chambersburg Burning of, 261.
Charlestown, Imboden's dash into, 11.
Chickamauga, Battle of, 155, 360.
Chisholm, Alexander Robert, 32.
Christian, Hon. George L., 250, 340.
City Battalion, Richmond, 25th Infantry, officers of 303.
Cleburne, General P. R., sketch of, 151; death of 160; advocated enlistment of negroes 215.
Cold Harbor, Battle of, 61.
Company C, 37th Va Infantry Roll of 185.
Confederate Capital, Last, 80, 334; cabinet last meeting of the, 336; necessities and privations of the, 38, 237; organization of the army in the South in 1862 293; number of,303; pay of officers and privates, 369; number of Generals and Lieutenant-Generals, 190; currency, the notes issued, 145; Navy, monitors Scorpion, Wivern and Virginia