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Hunter's Raid, 1864. from the Richmond Dispatch, July 8, 1900. A charge through Harrisonburg-a ride to the rear. In search of gallant McNell—Gen. Wm. E. Jones and the telegraph Operators—Gen. John C. Breckinridge at Meechum's River Depot. （One evening, not long ago, several comrades of the Confederate war were sitting quietly together in Harrisonburg, Va., relating in turn little incidents of war experiences. It was argued that these minor experiences, while felt by every one to be of little value, and almost always told for the pleasure one seems to have in living the days over again, and in bringing up images of persons and things endeared to memory by association, yet that they do form parts of a great tragedy of history; and that if the personal recollections of every veteran, Confederate and Federal, could be secured, and properly edited, and chronologically arranged, a vast series of volumes could be produced, possessing universal interest. The following recol<