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The Daily Dispatch: April 5, 1862., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: March 27, 1863., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
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from Gen. Herron, the Yankee commander at Perle Grove, Ark, to Capt. M. D. Bert an Arkansas " jay-hawker," directing him to take no prisoners and to burn a town. The following is the first letter: Headquarters 20 and 3d Divisions.army of the Frontier, Dec, 17, 1862. Captain:I have sent Lieut. Willemite and 75 men white river to help you clear that section of band. You and he will join forest and work together. Don't take any of them prisoners. They have on my mail carriers at Mudtown, and when up there you had better barn that place. If you can get ingrain alive send him to me. Respectfully, F. J. Herron, Brigadier General Com'g. Captain Hall The second letter is three days later, and directs "if possible, to completely destroy" the "lands infesting that country." "Don't show any away to bush whickers" says he. There letters are directly from an official source in Arkansas. The originals were found on Capt. Hart's person when captured. And he was fo