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Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book III:—the Third winter. (search)
there for an important reinforcement which General Cabell was to bring him from Fort Smith, and with Hence, notwithstanding the reinforcement that Cabell brought him that very evening, he continued hire part of August. At his approach Cooper and Cabell separate. The former moves southwardly, close. Satisfied with this success, Blunt turns on Cabell, who with more than two thousand men is on the and on September 1st reaches the rearguard of Cabell, who has set an ambuscade at the head of his c Helena was proceeding to Little Rock and that Cabell had moved to meet it, did not hesitate to forwth Steele's; it could be rapidly reinforced by Cabell and all the scattered detachments in Western A He was expecting, it is true, from day to day Cabell's cavalry, which he had called back in great hattempt the least resistance, but to forestall Cabell, whose advance-guard had already reached the o But it was too late to resume the struggle. Cabell, finding the enemy in front of him, marched by
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book IV:—the war in the South-West. (search)
had pushed his outposts to within twenty-five miles of Little Rock, but naturally he had not been able to oppose himself seriously to the march of the Federals. Cabell's brigade, which belonged to his command, had been detached to watch Thayer's movements if he penetrated Arkansas, and occupied the town of Paraclifta to the westliged to change his course, he left Arkadelphia on April 1st. On the very next day he found in front of him Marmaduke, who had reunited his division by recalling Cabell. The Confederates were able to harass the Union army and retard its advance, but not to stop it. They tried in vain to dispute with it the marshy banks of the Litter were not slow to perceive the state of affairs. Price was not able to contend seriously with Steele for the possession of Camden, but he sent Marmaduke with Cabell's and Shelby's brigades to make a detour and head him off on the road to that town, in order to retard his march as much as possible. Price himself started in pu