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Messrs. Editors: Please acknowledge through your paper the following contributions for the sick and wounded soldiers:

D. Lee Powell, Richmond, Virginia.$50.00
W. N. Fillinghart, executor of L. W. Fillinghart, Fayetteville, N. C.4.50
W. J. Moore, Confederate States Surgeon, Norfolk, Va.20.00
Amount collected by Mrs. Mary S. Newton, of Westmoreland, Va.24.00
J. Mayo Watkins, Goochland5.00
Proceeds of concert tendered by Messrs. J. Harrison & Co., Theatre, and Wells & Warwick Minstrels, at Metropolitan Hall.610.00
Proceeds of lecture tendered by Hon. L. W. Spratt, at Rev. Dr. Duncan's Church — our proportion28.75
R. F. Archer, of Mississippi--received for one case cigars100.00
From the ladies of the Relief Association, of Charleston, S. C., through Richard Caldwell, Esq.100.00

Also, nine large boxes, baskets, &c., containing everything useful to the hospital. From Mrs. Dr. Wilburn, Mrs. William C. Eggleston, Misses Towns, Mrs. Mary Cocke and Miss Randall, ladies of Yallowbusha county, Mississippi, one box containing bed clothes, dried peaches, dried apples, wine, jelly, cordial, &c., &c. From Mrs. A. B. Miller, Junction S. S. R., Nottoway, one coop of chickens and one box of eggs; from Mrs. William Robertson, of Iberia, Louisiana, one box of clothing, bandages, &c.: from Mrs. Philip B. Jones, Orange county, Virginia, one bucket of butter; from Mrs. Eliza Fourqueran, of Halifax, Virginia, fifty chickens through Williams & Carrington; from Mrs. John W. Lampkin and other ladies, of Russell county, Virginia, box of clothing, &c.; from A. H., of Martinsville, two boxes and one barrel, wine, cordial, soap, &c., &c. Isaac. W. Walker,

Chairman Committee on Collections.

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