,May 21.--Surgeon Finley
will be appointed Surgeon General
of the army, in place of Surgeon Lawson
It is a sufficient denial of the reports as to Lieut. Gen. Scott
's infirm health, to say that he is engaged in the discharge of his official duties not only throughout the day, but till a late hour every night.
, Stirrow, Lines, Young, Lank and Waters, have been commissioned as acting assistant surgeons to attend to the troops in Washington
and the vicinity, in conjunction with those of the army.
The President, and Secretaries Seward
, and other distinguished persons, attended the funeral obsequies of Col. Vosburgh