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Patriotic contributions for the army.

Since our last report, on the 12th inst., the register at the Passport Office exhibits a vast, amount of volunteer contributions of clothing for the army, from Mississippi, North Carolina, Texas, and other States. The aggregate up to Monday night last was $396,891, since which time the following have been forwarded:

C. C. Anderson, $2,000 worth boots for 14th Virginia.

L. Vels Jos. Martin, James L. Barrow, and Joseph O. Hall, $6,000, clothing to 11th North Carolina:

Samuel Brown, Wm. Schafer, and J. J. Martin, $1,200, clothing to 12th North Carolina.

J. S. Bullock, $2,351, clothing to 9th Georgia.

R. P. Baker, $ clothing to 6th Alabama.

E. C. ndiff, $ clothing to 14th Virginia.

A. B. Fitzgerald, $400, clothing to 38th Virginia.

J. B. Goodman, $700, clothing to 14th Virginia.

Dr. Hatton, $400, clothing to 3d South Carolina.

Michael King $350, clothing to 20th Georgia.

John Gates and L. Edmonson, $3,300, clothing to 11th Georgia.

John A. Simonton, $3,000, clothing to 2d Georgia.

W. M. Simms, $11,400, clothing to 7th, 16th, 18th, 19th, and 20th Georgia.

R. G. Tuttle and L. W. Gilbert, $780, clothing to 12th North Carolina Volunteers.

N. F. Wilson, $275, clothing to 1st Virginia Cavalry.

A. B. Walker, $1,000, clothing to 6th North Carolina.

T. H. Walker, $150, to same.

Total, $ ,700--making an aggregate of $405,400 in value, in addition to which large contributions find their way to the army through private channels, of which we have no means of obtaining an account.

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