ugh Lee's cavalry corps is passing in the same direction-9 A. M.
All this indicates a transferrence of the scene of operations nearer the enemy's country — the relief of Richmond — the failure of Grant's mad Bull campaign, prompted by President Lincoln, who is no general.
Honor to Lee!-the savior of his country!
and the noble band of heroes whom he has led to victory!-but first to God.
Hot and dry.
There are rumors of battles near Winchester and in Georgia.
Mr. Benjamin writes the Secretary of War for a passport for --, who is going to New York, for our service.
In the assault on the fortifications near Petersburg last week, it is said Hancock's (enemy's) corps lost half its men.
Watermelons have sold at $20 each; corn, $10 per dozen ears; and everything else in the markets in proportion.
My yellow tomatoes are just maturing.
The dry weather has ruined nearly everything else in the garden.
Very hot; very dry; very dusty.