a small picket force.
Generals Sherman and Thomas were early on Tunnel Hill, and to-night have tever, a very heavy loss.
Generals Sherman and Thomas are slow to sacrifice life by direct assault, rdly fail to identify him. In company with General Thomas he has just moved to the right — the currers, among whom were General Schofield, Palmer, Thomas, Elliott, and Whipple, were standing in the opal Sherman was seen going to the left, and General Thomas, the staid old adviser of Rosecrans, and w February, when Palmer, under the direction of Thomas, reconnoitred that stronghold of the enemy; bun estate, where the fight had occurred.
General Thomas' and General Howard's headquarters were at officers were not idle.
Generals Sherman and Thomas, with their indefatigable corps commanders, roed under the galling fire which met them.
General Thomas publicly declared that he had not at any tthe gap between his left and the right wing of Thomas.
But, though about to move, he was found stil
militia, of whom probably fifteen thousand are bearing arms, and distributed at Rome and Resacca.
Their journals estimate the strength of our army at sixty thousand.
They will be astonished after they annihilate that number of Sherman's Yankees to find their work signally incomplete.
General Sherman has been constantly in the saddle, and has displayed himself in front of Buzzard Roost, directing operations at points where the rebels could hardly fail to identify him. In company with General Thomas he has just moved to the right — the current that way being strong enough to carry along the heads of the army.
One of McPherson's couriers has just dropped the intelligence that Kilpatrick, under orders from McPherson, cut the enemy's rear last night, a few miles south of Resacca.
We are evidently moving to cut off their supplies, and so compel them to come out and attack us or beat a precipitate retreat.
The army will be closed up to-night, and to-morrow will make history.