illing frost, and when he thinks, good easy man, full surely his greatness is a—ripening, nips his root, and then he falls.
By the first day of June, 1863, the Federals had abandoned all the territory of Western Virginia that they had acquired by their forward movement in the early spring, and even contracted their lines further back towards the Ohio River than they were at the close of the year of 1861, and by the 1st of September, 1862, General Loring occupied the Kanawha Valley, and General Jenkins passed through Western Virginia into the State of Ohio, and when winter closed in on the mountains of Virginia that year the outermost posts of the Federals were in Beverley, in Randolph county; Bulltown, in Braxton county; Summerville, in Nicholas county, and Fayetteville, in Fayette county; all of these places were fortified with ditches and parapets, and were well supplied with artillery, and the troops lived in block houses with portholes The Confederates occupied the entire Greenbr
VI., 146, 162, 314.
Jamestown,, U. S. S.,
Jamestown Island, Va.,
Jeff Daris,, C. S. S.,
VII., 29, 34.
Jeffers, W. N.,
VI., 153, 165.
I., 17; VII., 61.
II., 328; IV., 147.
Jefferson Davis,, C. S. S.
horse of U. S. Grant, IV., 291.
U. S. general hospital at, VII., 211, 215.
Jenkins, A. G.,
III., 320; X., 317.
Jenkins, C. T.,
Jenkins, D. C.,
III., 46, 48, 49; X., 155.
Jenkins Ferry, Ark.,
Jennings, Bob, I., 179.
Jericho Ford, Va.,
III., 71, 322.
Jericho Mills, Va.,
pontoon bridge at, approaches to, V., 220.
Jerome, signal officer receiving signals at Elk Mountain, Md.
, VIII., 320, 321.
Jesup, T. S.,
scouts ride to, III., 309; V., 268.
s brigades, borrowed from Hill, have been added to it to form a division commanded by General Heth; Hill's division has been placed under General Pender; and Anderson's, taken from Longstreet, with the two preceding ones forms the Third corps, commanded by Hill.
The First and Second corps have thus found themselves reduced to three divisions each.
Longstreet has kept the first, and Ewell the second.
From the 31st of May to the 1st of July the army has gained—1st, Pettigrew's brigade; 2d, Jenkins' and Imboden's; it has lost—1st, Corse's brigade and a regiment of Pettigrew's, left at Hanover Junction; 2d, three regiments of Early's division, left at Winchester.
Army of Northern Virginia.
Effective force May 31st.
Present under arms.Total Present.Absent.Total.
General staff and that of the army corps4747148
First corpsAnderson's division.7,4409,1594,51713,676
abell, 4 batteries.
3d division, Major-general Pickett.
1st brigade, Kemper, 1st, 3d, 7th, 11th, 24th Va.
2d brigade Armistead, 9th, 14th, 38th, 53d, 57th Va.
3d brigade Garnett, 8th, 18th, 19th, 28th, 56th Va. (Brigades of Corse and Jenkins absent.)
Artillery battalion, Major Dearing, 4 batteries.
Corps artillery, Major Eschelmann, Washington Art., Alexander's Batt., 10 batteries.
1st division, Major-general J. Early.
1st brigavalry division.
Major-General J. E. B. Stuart.
1st brigade, Robertson, 4th, 5th, 59th, 63d N. C.
2d brigade W. Hampton, 1st N. C., 1st, 2d S. C., Cobb's, Davis', and Phillips' Legions.
3d brigade Fitzhugh Lee, 1st, 2d, 3d, 4th, 5th Va.
4th brigade W. H. F. Lee, 9th, 10th, 13th, 15th Va., 2d N C.
5th brigade Jones, 6th, 7th, 11th, 12th, 35th Batt. Va.
6th brigade Jenkins, 14th, 16th, 17th, 26th, 34th Batt. Va.
Horse artillery, 7 batteries.
Independent brigade, Imboden.