ant us victory.
Yours truly, J. E. B. Stuart, Major-General.
Upon the back of this dispatch General Jackson writes, evidently while on horseback, and with a badly pointed lead pencil:
12 1/2 P. M., May 1st, 1863. General.
I trust that God will grant us a great victory.
Keep closed on Chancellorsville.
Yours very truly, T. J. Jackson, Lieutenant-General. Major-General J. E. B. Stuart.
What a commentary upon the lives of these two great men!
Yours very truly, H. B. Mcclellan.
The Macon Light Artillery at Fredericksburg.
Our gallant friend, Major N. M. Hodgkins, sends us the following note:
Macon, Ga., November 17th, 1882. Rev. J. Wm. Jones, Secretary Southern Historical Society, Richmond, Va..
My Dear Sir,—In your last (October and November), General E. P. Alexander, in his admirable paper (No. 2) relative to the battle of Fredericksburg, says:
Their advance exposed their left flank to a raking fire from the artillery on Lee's hill, which wi