correspondent of the New York Herald informs that paper that--
"Of the forty five cadets that arrived here from West Point
some weeks since, and were commissioned as Second Lieutenants
in the army, five have resigned, giving as a reason for doing so that they would not fight against Virginia
Their names are Chambliss
, Hoxlon, Rice
Their names were stricken from the roll of the army, their resignations not being accepted."