on with forces from the Gulf.
I have ordered two and a half additional regiments and one light battery to Florida to prevent loss of that State, but have much weakened thereby Savannah and railroad to that city.
If one brigade could be sent here and another to Savannah, I would send immediately balance of Colquitt's troops to General Finegan.
A prompt answer is desirable, as well as for two general officers I applied for few days since. G. T. Beauregard.
Telegram. Charleston, S. C., Feb. 12th, 1864:11 A. M. Genl. Samuel Cooper, Adjt. and Insp.-Genl., Richmond, Va.:
General Finegan's success yesterday was very creditable, enemy's force being much superior to his own; his reinforcements had not yet reached him, owing to delays on roads.
Losses not yet reported. G. T. Beauregard.
Charleston, S. C., May 18th, 1876. Mr. E. Willis:
Dear Sir,—In answer to your request, and also that it will be a pleasure to do anything in my power for General Beauregard, to give my old gener