in both Quartermaster's and Commissary's departments, together with decided evidence of metal in the men, constitute all that is required for success in the field.
Halifax has been the theatre of interesting events, connected with our country's history, ever since, its existence as a corporation.--Cols. Tariston and Hamilton here made their abode — the latter in the headquarters now appropriated to the use of our Colonel by the generous hospitality of the owner, Dr. Wiley Eppes, of Buckingham, Va. Washington and Lafayette each visited this venerable mansion, and it is now to every Carolinian classic ground.
The camp was honored some ten days ago by a special visit from Gov. Winslow, our eminent Secretary of Military and Naval Affairs, who has from the beginning showed a deep interest in the 5th.
He was received at the station by the Colonel and officers, conducted to a carriage which stood in waiting, and escorted by two companies of soldiers to headquarters.