Genl. J. E. Johnston, Smithfield, N. C:.
Have just returned from Salisbury.
Not now threatened by enemy.
Reported to be about Huntsville yesterday evening, apparently moving on Greensboroa, where I have ordered troops from Salisbury.
Danville will probably be next point aimed at. Are there any troops there? G. T. Beauregard.
Telegram. Salisbury, April 1st, 1865. Major C. S. Stringfellow, A. A. G.:
Lieutenant-Colonel G. C. Stowe reports Stoneman's advance at Jonesville, Yadkin County, last night, moving in two (2) columns, one on each side of the river.
Force from six to eight thousand (8000); six (6) pieces artillery. J. F. Hoke, Comdg.
Telegram. Confidential. Richmond, April 2d, 1865. To Col. Otey:
I do not think Richmond and Petersburg will be held by us after to-morrow. Bullock.
Telegram. Salisbury, April 3d, 1865. To Genl. Beauregard:
Up to yesterday at two (2) o'clock the enemy had not crossed the Yadkin River.