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the flag, that you had four prisoners, to wit: one trooper and three citizens, Messrs. Cooper, Whiting, Lively and Merriam, the last being a citizen of Virginia, in your possession. And you state tthe flag and its messengers. I will accept the exchange for private Carter. The two citizens, Whiting and Lively, were taken with arms in their hands, one of which was discharged from the house of Whiting upon the column of our troops, when all resistance was useless, and when his attack was simply an assassination, and when no offence had been committed against him.--The house from which the fully, your obedient servant, Benjamin F. Butler. P. S.--Inclosed certificate, by Lively and Whiting, which will show you that they, at least, received no harm from the Federal troops. B. F. B. heir firesides against piratical invasion, and are entitled to the respect of all good men. Messrs. Whiting and Lively, whose certificate you have obtained while in duress, were captured before Whiti