ilitary cloak," and stopped for nothing, as we are informed, until he reached West Point.
This sudden movement has driven the New York editors to their wits' ends, a has brought the President, travelling all night, on this post-haste visit to West Point?
We have no official or semi-official information on the subject; but by putsatisfactory conclusion may be reached.
First, then, General Scott is at West Point.
Secondly, General Pope has arrived at Washington — that splendid young offict to learn.
Meantime, we conjecture that this visit of President Lincoln to West Point is for the purpose of a military consultation with General Scott, and that th the present posture of the campaign in Virginia has carried the President to West Point, and that with his return to Washington, or shortly thereafter, we shall hearLincoln, between a late dinner and a very early breakfast, from Washington to West Point.
This mission, we believe, can only relate to the campaign in Virginia; and