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d good service in the action. J. W. Geary, Colonel. [All stuff and nonsense.] Lincoln and Premont. The following is a copy of the letter addressed by Mr. Lincoln to Gen. Fremont: Washington, D. C., Sept. 11, 1861. Maj. Gen. J. C. Fremont-- Sir: Yours, of the 8th, in answer to mine of the 2d instant, is just received. Assuming that you, upon the ground, could better judge of the necessities of your position than I could at this distance, on seeing your proclamation of August 30, I perceived no general objection to it. The particular clause, however, in relation to the confiscation of property and the liberation of slaves, appeared to me to be objectionable in its non-conformity to the act of Congress, passed the 6th of last August, upon the same subjects, and hence I wrote you, expressing my wish that that clause should be modified accordingly. Your answer, just received, expresses the preference on your part that I should make an open order for the modification,