New Artillery Company.
--A new Artillery corps have been organized, partly of citizens of Henrico
and partly of those of Richmond
, to which has been given the name of Henrico Artillery, Company B. Major Johnson H. Sands
has been elected Captain
, Winston Fontaine
, 1st Lieut.
, and M. Robertson
, of the Fayette Artillery, 2d Lieutenant
The corps comprises an effective force of 85 able-bodied men. They will be armed with six pounder field-pieces.
We notice that a new Artillery corps is now in process of formation at Bosher's Hall, corner of 9th and Main strs., under the auspices of Major H. C. Cannon
, whose list will soon be filled.