ng the distressed, and providing a home for the refugee in his loneliness and need; calling upon them in behalf of those who have sacrificed all but honor to fight for the Southern cause, to contribute of their attendance to an institution wherein something of comfort may be secured to those patriotic martyrs when sick or wounded; and urging them, for the sake of the heroic, but suffering mothers, wives, and sisters, of a prostrate State, to remember the wants, and to relieve the necessities of her exiled children.
All contributions should be addressed to the undersigned, to the care of Messrs. Weston & Williams, No. 15, Pearl street, Richmond, Virginia.
The District of Columbia is regarded as a portion of the State of Maryland, and the privileges of the Hospital will be cheerfully extended to all the soldiers from that locality.
Southern papers generally are requested to republish this appeal.
Edwd Warren, Surgeon P. A. C. S.
In charge of Maryland Hospital.