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Judge Thompson, Dr. Alfred Hughes, and Wm. F. Gosherm, recently arrested in Wheeling for political offences, have been sent to Camp Chase to be confined there. The ladies of the Atlanta Hospital Association have presented Col. John A. Morgan with a beautiful cane. The gentlemen ought to present him with a sword. Colonel Daniel W. Adams, lately commanding the First Louisiana Regulars, has been prompted to the grade of Brigadier-General Confederate States Army. Owing to various disasters, among them the recent heavy and continued rains, the harvest in Georgia, it is said, reveals a remarkably short trop of wheat. Edward Everett is camping it through the West, haranguing the people on ‘"the origin and character of the war."’ Peter German, a well-known Government contractor, died suddenly in Washington on the 7th inst. The tax bill, which has passed the Federal Senate, will give it is computed, about a hundred and twenty million dollars. Gen. McDowell was flourishing about Washington, with his staff, on the 6th inst. So he has not been sent to Fort Lafayette. One of the Federal commanding is named General Hooker, Nearly all the Yankee army is composed of ‘"general hooker."’
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