as the precise object of their mission, still it is understood that it looked to a restoration of peace, They reached Richmond by passing, with permission, through Grant's lines.
They found no difficulty in entering the Confederate lines, and, in fact, every courtesy was kindly extended to them as they journeyed towards the capitad, he requested that he might be placed under guard, which was immediately done, although the entire freedom of the city was immediately extended to him.
From Grant's army.
The Washington correspondent of the New York Daily News, under date of the 20th, states that he has recent intelligence from Grant's army, some of whicGrant's army, some of which it is, perhaps, he adds, improper to publish at present.
He discredits the stories of the recapture of wagons and horses from our forces in their retreat from Maryland--The plunder, he states, was out of reach of pursuit long ago.
The negro must do the fighting. [From the Baltimore American]
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