ts, wives, and children, a defenceless prey to the enemy at their doors.
With this he so terrified the people that at last they would only allow to Scipio for the war the legions which were Sicily, and three hundred of those men who had so bravely served him in Spain.
In these transactions hitherto Sabius only seemed to follow the dictates of his own wary temper, But after that Scipio was gone over into Africa, when news was brought to Rome of his wonderful exploits and victories, of a Numidian King taken prisoner, of a vast slaughter of their men, of two camps of the enemy burnt and destroyed, and in a great quantity of arms and horses when hereupon the Cartilaginous had been compelled to send their envoys to Hannibal to tail him home, and leave Italy to defend Cartilage when for so dent and transcending services the whole people of Rome, with no look gratitude than acclamation; cried p and extolled the actions of Scipio, even then old Fables contended that a successor should be
; Sergt J M Adams, Corp G L McElwee, privates J J Coward, D M Hope, F Jeffreys, C C Roberts, W E Rose, T C Williams, J S K Sims, slightly.
Missing: H Surratt.
Company H, Captain Martin.--Wounded: Lieut J J Brown, slightly; Serg't T C Brown slightly; Corp'l B T Martin, slightly; privates D Cash, A J Gee, Jas T Paris, slightly; Missing: T W Martin, A M Cash.
Company I, Captain Garvin--Killed: Privates J T Lawson, J G Masingaw.
Wounded a Serg't W E M Richardson, slightly; Corp'ls W J King, D H Templeton, S M Neal, severely; privates Berry Blackwell, J B Cantrell, J R Crane, Rucker Mauldin, Daniel Mills T Roper, G F Williams, P E A Williams, R S Medlin, slightly; private W J M Ferguson, severely; privates W G Smith, W A McDow, seriously; private J W. Giltrap, mortally.
Company K, Captain Evins--Killed: Corp'l Jas A Moon; privates Geo N Hughston, Marsh T Beyson.
Wounded: Capt Evice, severely in left arm; Lieut Jno W White, severely in left wrist; Serg't W T Miller, in foot