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uld not maintain a line of defence north of James River, and that General Lee answered, with consid
From the President to Mrs. Davis. Richmond, Va., June 21, 1862.
We are preparing and
From the President to Mrs. Davis. Richmond, Va., June 23, 1862.
You will no doubt hear vice.
From the President to Mrs. Davis. Richmond, Va., June 25, 1862.
Skirmishing yesterdaylellan retreated and was pursued toward the James River, we had no maps of the country in which we alry, succeeded in gaining Westover, on the James River, and the protection of his gun — boats.
Hiould appear that when McClellan reached the James River with 8s,000 to 90,000 men, he was being purn held together could have only reached the James River by first crossing the Chickahominy.
Our su forces now available are to be sent to the James River, and one great effort is to be made to defeand redoubled by our want of her now in the James River.
The timber for the completion of the Rich