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A warning to the press.

Washington, Aug. 6.
--The representatives of the press from several sections have held a consultation with General McClellan, (at McClellan's suggestion,) and a committee was appointed to transmit to the loyal States the following:

  1. 1st Editors in the loyal States are requested to refrain from publishing news from any point, or about any matter, that may give aid and comfort to the enemy.
  2. 2d. Editors and publishers are requested to signify to their correspondents everywhere to observe these restrictions.

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