of success and superiority gilding our standards, and with at least nine-tenths of the whole region securely in our hands.
In Missouri, Gen. Fremont-though vehemently reproached for not advancing and fighting sooner, and though never enjoying facilities for obtaining arms, munitions, or any material of war, at all comparable to those at all times eagerly accorded to McClellan — had collected, organized, armed, and provided, a movable column of nearly 40,000 men, at whose head he had pushed Price--one of the very ablest of the Rebel chieftains — to the furthest corner of the State, and was on the point of hunting him thence into Arkansas or eternity, when the order which deprived him of his command was received at Springfield on the 2d of November.
Yet then and throughout the Winter, Gen. McClellan, who had been called to command at Washington on the same day that Fremont left New York for St. Louis, stood cooped up and virtually besieged in the defenses of Washington, holding barel
r, Col. Frank P., 490; has an interview with Gen. Price, 491; his strictures on Gen. Scott, 543-9; 5ch at Columbia, 332.
Boyd, Col., reinforces Price at Lexington, 587.
Boyd, Linn, of Ky., 208;17.
Burnett, L. W., of N. J., letter from Gov. Price to, 439.
L., of Ky., Rebeerson City, 586; 587; is directed to intercept Price, 589.
Davis, Henry Winter, votes for Penninas, captured by Montgomery, 285; occupied by Gen. Price, 585.
Fort Smith, Ark., seized by Solon B
Harney, Gen. Wm.
S., makes a compact with Gen. Price; is superseded, 491.
Harper's Ferry, 414; 578; 581; his proclamation, 582; is joined by Price at Neosho, 589.
McGowan, Mr., of S. C., in victor at Scarytown, 524; marches to reinforce Price at Lexington, 587.
Patriot and Union, The, 's Commissioners to President Lincoln, 452.
Price, Gov. Rodman M., to L. W. Burnett, 439.
PriPrice, Gen. Sterling, his election to the Missouri Convention, 488; makes a compact with Harney; has a