hich is now located in Tallahassee, with four others, under the command of Major Fox.
After the rebels had completed their damnable work of destruction, they left the town and compelled the citizens to bury the dead.
This shameful disaster is attributable to the mismanagement and cowardice of Colonel Leicester; had he left the regiments and battery in a condition to support each other, they might have whipped the enemy and saved the Government nearly a million dollars.
Yours truly, T. D. Scofield.
The Texas Rangers in the fight.
Knoxville, Tenn., July 21. To the Editors of the Richmond Enquirer:
gentlemen: Another most brilliant victory is added to the history of our struggle for independence.
Hereafter the thirteenth of July will be a day enshrined in the memory of Southern patriots.
The most successful expedition had been planned, and for days was moving forward from Chattanooga.
On Saturday, at twelve o'clock, the command, about sixteen hundred strong, left th