The New York Herald
of the 11th instant, received in Petersburg
, contains very little news.
A very large meeting for McClellan
was held in New York on Wednesday.
The chief point, in a very long and nonsensical report of it in the Herald,
seems to have been the firing of a cannon when "the McClellan
flag was seen slowly to rise."
are again very troublesome in the Northwest
correspondence says that Grant
removed, and that Butler
will be Secretary of War
is said to favor McClellan
's return to the army.
The Washington Chronicle
of the 11th says that General Smith
had left Memphis