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e Potomac and nearly surounded by a range of hills, is what remains of the old colonial town of Dumfries, the point from which your correspondent is now writing. Entering on the Brentsville road, onehouses and patches of woodland, its line of hills forming the distant horizon. The land around Dumfries is generally poor, and covered with a dense growth of young pines, or with forests of stinted own has its haunted spot — the point of interest to strangers and its bugbear for children — and Dumfries is no exception to the rule. Unfortunately, the army was in need of boards, and this house hasvery fine, there being every convenience for the sick that could be expected in such a place as Dumfries. Hospital No. 2 Church hospital,) is under the charge of Dr. Wm. P. Hill. It has about forty p fever, of a typhoid character, the result of exposure to the damp and melarious atmosphere of Dumfries; intermittent and remittent fever, and pneumonia and pleurisy have lately commenced to appear.-