re, every loyal man knows, entitled to very little consideration from those who are conscientiously endeavoring to assist the Government in suppressing the rebellion.
Information was received on the 7th instant, that rebel guerrillas are getting troublesome again in the vicinity of Humboldt, forty miles west of this post.
It seems that they have burned some property along the Neosho River below there, besides committing some petty depredations on the property of the loyal citizens of Allen County.
Fears are entertained that they may sack and burn Humboldt, as we have no troops stationed there at present.
The rebels engaged in these depredations are supposed to be a part of Livingston's old band, and to have crossed the State line near Baxter Springs, and marched up the Neosho valley.
That they should be able to remain in the State and in the same neighborhood a week or so, is a little surprising.
General Lane's plan of burning everything in that section would perhaps be the m