Hon. Thomas Bragg
, of North Carolina
, has been appointed Attorney General
of the Confederate States
, in place of Mr. Benjamin
, upon whom the appointment of Secretary of War
was lately conferred.
He enters upon the duties of his office at once.
This intelligence is satisfactory in every respect.
, as Acting Secretary
, has proved his eminent qualifications for this responsible post; and Mr. Bragg
's reputation as a jurist and character as a good and patriotic citizen justify us in saying that he is a valuable accession to the list of Cabinet appointments.