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Richmond January 23, 1862. to Wm. H. Maofarland, Esq. Dear Sir: --A vacancy having occurred in Congress by the death of Mr. Tiles, we respecfully request that you will announce yourself a condidate. Very truly, yours, Wm. H. Macon, New Kent, Michael Gretter, Lewis Webb, Theo. Robertson, Orange Bewnet, George W. Smith, Peyton Johnston, Geo. W. Gilliam, P. K. Whith, C. J. Sinton, Ed. S. Forneyhough, Wm. H. Bocook, Jas. P. Heath, Wm. K. Watts, Wm. Gray, John W. Wright, A. A. Farlet, Wm. H. Roberts, of Richmond Howitzers, P. A. Hazall, I. H. Walse, Wm. Smith. miles Turpin, Milms C. Hggleston, Elijah Baker, Wm. L. Mc Inn, H. T. Pate, D. M. Robertson, Jas. A. Scott, Jas. Walsh, Samuel C. Donnan, For themselves and others. Richmond, January 28, 1862. Gentlemen: Sincerely grateful for the call which you, and many others of my fellow-citizens, have made upon me, I do not hesitate to annouce myself a ca
ll buy in that market in which they can obtain the article cheapest that they may desire, and this will not be reversed in our case. In a long war there is hope that we will acquire not only political, but that commercial independence without which we will have achieved a barren victory, and may yet be called to break the chains which we now but partially rend asunder. I find that some of the correspondents who were lately banished from the region of Manassas, are again poaching on Gen. Johnston's preserves. How does that happen? --Does the General sleep, or have these "City Gammons" succeeded in inducing him to allow some of the smallest offenders to renew their communications from his territory?--It appears to me that the General is quite forgetful of his duty, especially when McClellan is about to advance, in permitting these prying fellows about his premises. I recur at a later hour to the news just received from below. The Federal fleet is now within four miles of thi