e sent down by the Central train to-day.
No information has been received of movements of the enemy to-day; but from the most reliable sources Meade's headquarters are still at Warrenton, and a day or two since a portion of his army were picketing in the vicinity of Gaines's Cross Roads and Amosville; another encamped around the ford opposite Brandy Station, and a small force reported in Stafford.
I can report nothing as to dispositions of our own army.
A report prevails that Major-Gen. Hood has been promoted Lieutenant General, and Brig.-Gen. Wilcox to the rank of Major General.
It is understood that on account of dissatisfaction among the officers and men of Rodes's celebrated old brigade at the appointment of Col. John T. Morgan, of Alabama, to that command, he has declined to accept.
I hear that both Col. C. A. Battle, of the 3d Alabama, and Col. O'Neal, of the 26th Alabama regiments, have been recommended as fit officers for the vacancy created by the promotion of Ge