General John M. Corse relieved Brigadier-General William Van Deveer of the command at Rome last week.
Brigadier-General Van Deveer assumed command of the district of Marietta yesterday, relieving McArthur, who goes to the Mississippi.
Veatch and Woods are on the Sweeney court-martial now in progress at Atlanta.
Thomas has gone to Chattanooga on business relating to military-movements.
Stocum commands the Twentieth corps and the city of Atlanta.
living in a wall-tent at Eastpoint, and Scholfield is rum at Decatur.
A speech from Abraham Lincoln.
Lincoln was serenaded by Marylanders Wednesday night in honor of that State now being " free." In the course of his speech he said something about himself and the Presidency.
Here it is:
Something said by the Secretary of State in his recent speech at Auburn has been construed by some into a threat that, if I shall be beaten at the election, I will between then and the end of my constitutional term do what I