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Rather Sarcastic.--A good story was told by Gen. Butler, a short time since, in Washington. The General, speaking of the farce of administering the oath to captured rebels, and then turning them loose, related an incident that occurred at Fortress Monroe. A scouting party having captured and brought in a live rattlesnake, a question arose as to the disposal of the dangerous customer, when a partially intoxicated soldier hiccoughed, “D — n him! swear him in, and let him go!”

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