l amnesty proclamation, which by common consent was held to cover Mr. Davis' case, and upon the 15th of February, 1869, the following order was entered in the Circuit Court of Richmond:
Monday, February 15, 1869.
Upon Indictment for Treason.
Thomas P. Turner, William Smith, Wade Hampton, Benjamin Huger, Henry A. Wise, Samuel Cooper, G. W. C. Lee, W. H. F. Lee, Charles Mallory, William Mahone, O. F. Baxter, Robert E. Lee, James Longstreet, William E. Taylor, Fitzhugh Lee, George W. Alexander, Robert H. Booker, John DeBree, M. D. Corse, Eppa Hunton, Roger A. Pryor, D. B. Bridgeford, Jubal A. Early, R. S. Ewell, William S. Winder, George Booker, Cornelius Boyle, William H. Payne, R. S. Andrews, C. J. Faulkner, and R. H. Dulaney, W. N. McVeigh, H. B. Taylor, James A. Seddon, W. B. Richards, Jr., J. C. Breckinridge, and Jefferson Davis.
The District Attorney, by leave of the court, saith that he will not prosecute further on behalf of the U
Among your collection of unpublished military dispatches you may include these two, which have never been printed.
In October, 1863, I was ordered by General Lee to assemble the Maryland Line, then in separate commands in the Army of Northern Virginia—except the Latrobe Battery, which was with the Army of the Southwest —guard the five long, high bridges there, over the North Anna, the South Anna, and the Middle river, all within a mile or two of each other, and which were vital for Lee's communication with the Valley, with Richmond, and thence the whole South.
I there collected the Second Maryland Infantry, First Maryland Cavalry, First Marylanhey get away.
Be sure to barricade the roads with felled trees, in case they start in that direction, and also send information to our wagon trains, in rear of General Lee's army.
Communicate with me by way of the Telegraph road.
I left a small picket at Ashland, which, however, may run in at any moment.
I have not yet lea
eral David, Infamous order of, 128; Hon. R. M. T., 346.
Jackson, General T. J, Orders of, 133; prowess of, 135; at Chancellorsville, 167; killing of, 169, 331.
Johnson, Mrs., Anna Hayes, 33; General B. T., Services of, 35, 227, 246; Mrs. Jane Claudia, Memoir of, and monument to, 33; Hon. Wm., 33.
Johnston, General J E., Orders of, 133, 280.
Jones, D. D., Rev. J. Wm., 127.
Kennon's Landing, Attack on, 141.
Lane's Brigade, General J. H., 333.
Ledbetter, M. T., 354.
Lee, General, Fitzhugh. 142.
Lee, General R. E., Life and Character of, 82; and Washington, a parallel, 88; Strategy of, 90; at Chambersburg, 119; at Gettysburg, 124; Surrender by. 177; peerless, 192; sublime in action, 191; did not offer his sword to Grant, 269, 309.
Letcher, Governor, John, 364.
Lewis, Dr Samuel E., 273.
Lincoln, Assassination of, 46, 56; offered no terms, 177 call for troops in 1861, 253.
Little General Henry, Burial of, 212.
Lively. E. H., 177, 227.
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