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on their way down the Valley. From Atlanta — great success of Stoneman — Sherman's position — Opinions of Confederate Generals. Perhaps the best telegram oosition: His present position, of course, does not protect Atlanta, since Sherman can shell that city. Neither does it prevent our operations now in progress f of the same paper, writing from Nashville on the 28th of July, announces that Sherman would move on that day. [The result of this move is already know in the Confed and closing around the southern side of the city. You can easily divine Sherman's purpose in these operations. You can understand why he advances to the veryn whether the campaign will end in a siege or a skedaddle of the rebels. What Sherman wishes to accomplish is Hood's investment in Atlanta. The best thing for the y several days to do this with safety, and to-day the hopes entertained at General Sherman's headquarters of the success of the operations to invest Hood in Atlanta <