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d to those whom the Yankees are pleased to extol as heroes. Is there a Southern woman so lost to propriety, so destitute of modesty, so entirely divested of that delicacy which should characterize the true lady, as to append her name to an offering so sacred as this ought to have been, upon an occasion so solemn? We trust not. When that gallant warrior — the Murat of the Confederate army, the hero, like Bayard, "without fear and without reproach,"--the great, the glorious, the dearly loved Stuart — lay in his coffin, the lid of that coffin bore the representation of a sword worked in flowers. It was evidently done by fair hands, but there was no inscription and no card attached to it. She who did it thought not of the fame she might acquire by the offering. Her thoughts were of him who lay within the narrow enclosure which formed the last resting place of the mighty dead — of his bravery, of his devotion to his country, of the deeds by which he had rendered his name immortal, of th<
ee upon the receipt of the intelligence of Gen. J. E. B. stuart's death: Heaq's Army Northern Virginia, 20th May, 1864. General Order No. 44. The Commanding General announces to the army, with heartfelt sorrow, the death of Major Gen. J. E. B. Stuart, late Commander of the cavalry corps of the Army of Northern Virginia. Among the gallant soldiers who have fallen in this war Gen. Stuart was second to none in valor, in zeal, and in unflinching devotion to his country. His acGen. Stuart was second to none in valor, in zeal, and in unflinching devotion to his country. His achievements form a conspicuous part of the history of this army, with which his name and services will be forever associated. To military capacity of a high order, and all the nobler virtues of the soldier, he added the brighter graces of a pure life, guided and sustained by the Christian's faith and hope. The mysterious hand of an All wise God has removed him from the scene of his usefulness and lame. His grateful countrymen will mourn his loss and cherish his memory. To his comrades in