hole affair was witnessed by a group of general officers, one of whom declared it was the handsomest thing of the kind he had seen during the war.
Next day, when Major Thomas A. Brander had thrown the enemy into confusion at the Pegram house by his well directed artillery fire, Wooten dashed into the works, and brought back more prisoners than he had men in his command.
After Gordon's attack on Fort Stedman, the enemy swept the whole Confederate skirmish line, from Hatcher's Run to Lieutenant Run. General Wilcox was sick at the time and Lane was in command of his division.
Next morning General Lee sent for Lane to know if he had re-established his part of the line, and when told that he had with the exception of a hill, from which the enemy could fire into his winter quarters, General Lee asked if he could take the hill, and Lane replied: I will have it to-night, if you say so.
When Lane and Wooten were examining the ground that beautiful Sunday morning, one of the men called