inster at eleven P. M. first.
I broke up my headquarters, which till then had been at Taneytown, and proceeded to the field, arriving there at one A. M. of the second.
So soon as it was light I proceeded to inspect the position occupied and to make arrangements for posting several corps as they should reach the ground.
By sth his dead and wounded, and numerous prisoners in our hands.
Buford's division of cavalry, after its arduous service at Gettysburgh, on the first, was, on the second, sent to Westminster to refit and guard our trains.
Kilpatrick's division, that on the twenty-ninth, thirtieth, and first had been successfully engaging the enemision, and McLaws's division, of Longstreet's corps, got up to within a mile or two of the town, and bivouacked for the night.
Early next (Thursday) morning, the second, Hood's division also got up, and our line of battle was formed.
The enemy during the night had succeeded in getting up his entire force — some one hundred and t