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. Jessie Benton Fremont has taken the field in defence of her husband. Many think she is the better General of the two. Thus far, at least, she has shown decidedly more energy than the real General; for, while he was suffering McCulloch to beat and kill Lyon, and Price to capture Lexington and recover all the money he had stolen, she was carrying the war into the very White House at Washington, calling Old Abe to account, bearding (if the expression be proper of a lady) the old lion of Silver Spring, and his whelp of St. Louis in their respective dens, and kicking up a great fuss generally all over the Western country. She has established her own fame, and settled the status of Fremont for all time to come.--Hereafter he will be known as Jessie Benton's husband, just as a distinguished Philadelphian was known as the man who married Fanny Kemble, and as Coldschmidt is still known as the husband of Jenny Lind. No matter; he is no worse off than Prince Albert, and nobody doubts that h