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From General Lee's Army. (From Our Own Correspondent) Army of Northern Virginia,near Petersburg, Va., September 10, 1864. Atlanta has fallen; Forts Powell, t out of service for years, if, indeed, they have ever shouldered arms. Let General Lee and Secretary Seddon will it, and these men can be under arms and acting as , North Carolina and South Carolina, will just now imitate her example, Hood and Lee can both receive in this way valuable and appreciable reinforcements. Let them stworks, whilst his old troops are disengaged for work on the flanks. Shall General Lee be reinforced by men, or shall this army, worn with the fatigue and exhaustiers, cooks, ambulance-drivers, clerks, and other detailed men, can reinforce General Lee five thousand men. Why should the authorities refuse the brave men in the trountry will be benefitted; if ignored, I will not answer for results. Reinforce Lee and Hood are the suggestions of prudence and common sense, which I cannot suppos
g since the New York Times published an article setting forth that the capture of Richmond, then confidently anticipated by the Northern public, would have no effect in "crushing the rebellion," unless it was also accompanied by the capture of General Lee's army. Grant, it was alleged, saw this with great distinctness, and hence had spread his nets in such a way that the army, which is the real capital of the rebellion, should not escape. It need not be said that even Richmond has not suce people of the United States. They are just now in a state of absurd elation over the fall of Atlanta; but the fall of Atlanta, they ought never to forget, did not involve the fate of General Hood's army — an army as large as that with which General Lee now confronts the enemy in Virginia. On the contrary, General Sherman is unable to advance at present; and his success is only one of those indecisive successes which have characterized this war on both sides from the beginning. Whether it c