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wished to reclaim from the officers any of her husband's private papers which might be found. Captain J. B. Fry, Assistant Adjutant General, has been relieved from duty on the staff of General McDowell, and ordered to duty on that of Major General Hunter, in Illinois.--2d Lieutenant T. W. Stockton, 2d Cavalry, has also been ordered to duty on General Hunter's staff. Sir John Murray, of England, has been appointed an Assistant Adjutant General of volunteers in the army of the United StGeneral Hunter's staff. Sir John Murray, of England, has been appointed an Assistant Adjutant General of volunteers in the army of the United States. He is a young gentleman of great military experience for his age and of great wealth, we hear. The resignations of the following officers have been accepted by the President, viz: Captain Frank C. Armstrong, Second Cavalry; Captain John G. Walker, Third Cavalry; First Lieutenant M. M. Kimmel, Fifth Cavalry. The following officers have been ordered to duty as the staff of General Robert Anderson: Captain O. D. Greene, Assistant Adjutant General; Captain W. S. Hancock, Assistan
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lked-of expedition from Old Point has sailed under command of General Butter. It consisted of the frigates Minnesota and Wabash, the ship-of-war Pawnee, gun boats. Monticello and Harriet Lane, steamers Adelaide and George Peabody, propellers Fanny and Adriatic, with a large number of schooners, barges, &c. The Quaker City will follow in a few hours. The vessels carded over one hundred guns and about 4,000 min. Several powerful gun-boats remain at Old Point and Newport News. Cols. Max Weber and Hawkins take part in the expedition. Order from Gen. Wool. Since his arrival at Fortress Monroe, Gen. Wool has issued an order, from which we copy: "Many of the inhabitants of Elizabeth City county complain of depredations having been committed on their property by soldiers stationed in their neighborhoods. All such persons or others residing in the pale of this command engaged in farming, cultivating their fields and gardens, tending their flocks of herds, or bringi
d discharged him from the service. He then joined his mother, at Warrenton, Va., and three weeks ago he succeeded in reaching Philadelphia, where he has made his home with Mrs. Gilpin." Boston harbor defence. The Boston Post states that the efforts of Mayor Wightman to have the forts in Boston harbor properly armed, have been successful Orders have been issued at Washington to have one hundred and sixty guns, many of them of very heavy calibre, mounted at the forts forthwith. Captain Rodman, of the ordnance department, an officer of great capacity and experience, is to superintend the work, and has permission to employ all the help necessary to complete it in the most thorough and expeditions manner. Another State prisoner. On Monday morning the United States Marshal for the district of Rhode Island arrived at New York, having in his custody as a prisoner of State, William M. Fisk, said to belong to the State of Louisiana, who is charged with uttering seditious and
ay morning the United States Marshal for the district of Rhode Island arrived at New York, having in his custody as a prisoner of State, William M. Fisk, said to belong to the State of Louisiana, who is charged with uttering seditious and treasonable sentiments while enjoying the society of the fashionable hotels at Newport, R. I. He was dispatched to the retirement of Fort Lafayette, in accordance with orders from the Secretary of State at Washington. A British vessel boarded. Captain De Wolfe, of the British brig Ann Lovett, which arrived at Yarmouth, N. S., on the 19th inst., reports that on the 9th inst. in lat. 29.45, long. 67, his vessel was boarded by the privateer Jeff. Davis, and released after a brief examination-of her papers. The officer in charge of the boarding party gave his name as B. H. Stuart. Stoxles made a Brigadier. The President has directed that a commission of Brigadier General should be issued to Daniel E. Sickies. Release ordered.
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rmy of the United States. He is a young gentleman of great military experience for his age and of great wealth, we hear. The resignations of the following officers have been accepted by the President, viz: Captain Frank C. Armstrong, Second Cavalry; Captain John G. Walker, Third Cavalry; First Lieutenant M. M. Kimmel, Fifth Cavalry. The following officers have been ordered to duty as the staff of General Robert Anderson: Captain O. D. Greene, Assistant Adjutant General; Captain W. S. Hancock, Assistant Quartermaster; Captain H. L. Symonds, Commissary of Subsistence; Captain P. E. Prime, Corps of Engineers; First Lieutenant N. Michser, Topographical Engineers; Surgeon J. M. Coyler, Medical Staff. This morning the steamer Ben Deford, Capt. Hallet, arrived at the Navy-Yard from Boston, with 240 seamen. The steamer immediately discharged her load, and expected to leave for Baltimore this evening. She reports all quiet along the river and at Old Point. Two or three of
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n Assistant Adjutant General of volunteers in the army of the United States. He is a young gentleman of great military experience for his age and of great wealth, we hear. The resignations of the following officers have been accepted by the President, viz: Captain Frank C. Armstrong, Second Cavalry; Captain John G. Walker, Third Cavalry; First Lieutenant M. M. Kimmel, Fifth Cavalry. The following officers have been ordered to duty as the staff of General Robert Anderson: Captain O. D. Greene, Assistant Adjutant General; Captain W. S. Hancock, Assistant Quartermaster; Captain H. L. Symonds, Commissary of Subsistence; Captain P. E. Prime, Corps of Engineers; First Lieutenant N. Michser, Topographical Engineers; Surgeon J. M. Coyler, Medical Staff. This morning the steamer Ben Deford, Capt. Hallet, arrived at the Navy-Yard from Boston, with 240 seamen. The steamer immediately discharged her load, and expected to leave for Baltimore this evening. She reports all quiet
ocure his discharge, if possible. A lady friend of Mrs. Gilpin attempted to accomplish this object, and, in a carriage, she succeeded in working her way through both lines, and into the rebel camp. Here she had an interview with Beauregard, who received her with much politeness, and promised to take the case into consideration, and, if possible, to comply with the request of the relative of the young man. After waiting for some time without hearing from Beauregard, application was made to Gen. Lee, and he complied with the request of the friends of Johnston, and discharged him from the service. He then joined his mother, at Warrenton, Va., and three weeks ago he succeeded in reaching Philadelphia, where he has made his home with Mrs. Gilpin." Boston harbor defence. The Boston Post states that the efforts of Mayor Wightman to have the forts in Boston harbor properly armed, have been successful Orders have been issued at Washington to have one hundred and sixty guns, many of
hen she will again become flag-ship of the Potomac fleet. She carries two 32 pounders, one 24 pound boat howitzer and one rifled cannon. Federal Accounts of Affairs South of the Potomac. Lewensville, Va., Aug. 27. --The enemy has occupied Bailey's Cross Roads in considerable force and are entrenching. Farmers are not allowed to come through to Washington now, and the boarders at Mr. Bailey's have been scattered in consequence of this occupation by the Secession force. Col. Sherman is in command of the enemy at Bailey's Cross-Roads. Secessionists hereabouts profess to expect lively times soon in this neighborhood. Chain Bridge, Aug. 27.--Five of our men, while out scouting about three miles above here yesterday, were in a corn-field, and to their dismay discovered that about thirty "secede" cavalry were "circulating around the edges" of said field. Thinking the case was desperate, they fired into the largest group, and killed one, who was seen to fall, and s
n the 9th inst. in lat. 29.45, long. 67, his vessel was boarded by the privateer Jeff. Davis, and released after a brief examination-of her papers. The officer in charge of the boarding party gave his name as B. H. Stuart. Stoxles made a Brigadier. The President has directed that a commission of Brigadier General should be issued to Daniel E. Sickies. Release ordered. The Baltimore Sun learns that orders have gone from Washington to Philadelphia for the release of Messrs, Carson, Kelley and Pegram, arrested at Harrisburg a few days since by order or the Government. It is said to have been satisfactorily proved to the Government that the visit of these gentleman to the South was purely on private business, and that the funds found in their possession are the proceeds of collections of money due them. Rumored arrest of W. W. Corcoran, the Banker. It is currently reported that W. W. Corcoran has been arrested for treason by the Provost Marshal; he has b
ow. It is high time that an end should be put to this constant intrusion of the enemy to obtain information. Whenever they think any important movement is on foot here they are sure to be on hand with a flag of truce. The steamer Ben. Deford, or S. R. Spaulding, loaded with troops, came some distance up the Roads and then proceeded to Washington. The steamer Connection has arrived with 250 sailors, of whom 100 are intended for the Potomac fleet, and the remainder for our coast and Gulf squadrons. She also has a cargo of roe and provisions. She will carry the 159 mutineers, just from Washington, to the Tortugas. Capt. Davis has been made provost marshal of the entire department of Virginia. He yesterday arrested the crew of the schooner Chirgarora, from New York. Gen.Wool has sent them to the Rip Raps. Seven spies have recently been discovered here and placed in confinement. The much-talked-of expedition from Old Point has sailed under command of General Butte
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