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The Cotton states
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Title: The Cotton states
Physical Description: v. : ; 63 cm.
Language: English
Publisher: George J. Arnow
Place of Publication: Micanopy Fla
Creation Date: June 11, 1864
Frequency: weekly
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Newspapers -- Gainesville (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Alachua County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
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Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Alachua -- Micanopy
Coordinates: 29.506389 x -82.281944 ( Place of Publication )
Dates or Sequential Designation: Began in Dec. 1860; ceased in 1865.
General Note: Published at Micanopy, Fla., 1860-<Sept. 1861>; at Gainesville, Fla., <Jun. 1862>-1865.
General Note: Publishers: George J. Arnow, <1861>-1864; J.M. Arnow, 1864-1865.
General Note: "In God is our trust."
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 1, no. 41 (Sept. 28, 1861).
Funding: Funded in part by the University of Florida, the Library Services and Technology Assistance granting program of Florida, the State Library and Archives of Florida, and other institutions and individuals.
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Preceded by: Micanopy gazette (Micanopy, Fla.)
Succeeded by: New era (Gainesville, Fla.)

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1 year -
For 6 months or less, -


S UBSCRIBERS.--Pcrsl]? seig nitelr pa-
pers marked.l thus-- X-- will know that
their time has expired orabout to expire.
Those in arrears Will favor ns by.remit-
ting, as our cash expences are very heavy.

-The Press.
Curran 'said of the Liberty of the Press:
"'That. great sentinel of the State,- that-
grand detector of public impostors guard
t, because when it sinks, there sinLk with
it, th6 common"grave, the libery of the
subject aud the security of the crown."

.Couincell at t. La*i.-
"ICTILL practice in all ,ie Courts of
W East Florida, particularly in the
Circuit Courts of Marion and adjoining
Counties. Office at hisresidence two niles
West of Ocala, 'he' can be, found in Ocala
on mail days.
(ct. 10. No. 44-tt




W ill pract ice in the Circuit Courts of Nas-
sau, Columbia, Bradftoid, Alachua anud Le-
v-y counties, of the Suw.nriee Circuit, and
Dutvalangd Marion of thj3 Eastern Cir:.-uith;
and will also attend the Confederate States
Dit rici Court for EJ,.: ar.d SouthFla., and
the State Supreme Court.
tai-nesv;,!K, Aug. 1st, 1863. 34-tf.
'SJt," C'oluMbi,...nCOPy tf. -

Attorney at Laxv.
()niiw-.vilire.. Fin."
W .ILL-attend promptly to all business
intrusic'. *,:, his care in' the Coun-
'tie's composing the. Su.wannee (t'ilcuit, aad
Blarion of the Eastern.,. ... .
6Oct 81. so. 47-if

N' 0" T I C E.
IX months after date. I will present
i ny no.,iin .is and v-,'.,lier3' to J. C.
Gardner, Judge of Probaitc, of the State
of Florida, for the: county of Alachu.i, on
the Ebtate of Jame- Tison, lite ot said
county dectsedn, aull ask'tobe discharged
from furtev Aid iini stration of said Estate.
.Feb. T h, 0..a.

Administrator's Notice.
IX rientlis after date, I will apply to
the Pi obate Court of Marion. County
Fla for final disi'iou as Adwiuistra-
trixbfthe Estale of Ephliare Blitch, dec',.
All person? bjving denuands agai [14l 1lhe
slate. will bing tIhem ti rward or they
vill be lawed. F. C. LBUTCH,
Marcb 5th 1861. 61--641



A large black horse, formerly" ownd
by Emimeti Julhston, of Lhambers'.
Co,2d Fla. Cav., strayed from CampMill-"
on on the 4th of May. A ,liberMl reward
will be givcn for his delivery.
J. It. COLDrNG. *1
May 14, 81--2- 2

N O T I 0 E! ,#
A LL persons having demands on 'this
Department,. for forage, hire and
claims of any kind, whaisodver, tlirough-
out tbisaul ltle adjoining CounDiie, wiilf
eOllaA bhis o ffli,-an'l receive pay, or, lhw- ;.
feI vouchers for their dues. ..
T. 1D. AMILTON,-.;-..
Maj. & Q; M.
Gainesville, Fla.; May 28, 73--if "

I will exchange Salt and Yarn'or'sPfgad )
Apply to J. W.. Alo .AN ..._;,d
May 28, 73- tf. .. .




F ROM the subscriber near Gainzlqa'.,f
Fla., .On the night of'the 27th iqsa-.,'
Negro man by the name bf Eltenbor6t1gfh J
Black, 'febet 9 or 10.inches high. .'G .:-'V
troam Jcffesoa Cuunty in tbis bite." '
I will give a liberal reward for MOWis ;
livery to me, or lodg&4 in. any jail ado, th.,
lcan get him. i
JAMES VhA.w f. *"
June 4, 74--lni,'. ." ""-* : -'o ';;.q: _
Lake City Columbian and Tallaha- v.
see Floridian please copy lm and seu'l"
bill to this office. ..-
"'.i "" .

Va. I
J.imesA. edfion 8 cWat *..... .} -. ,i
S. JI. Mallory See of Navyi '. .
et al. ." : .'ll:$
JL appearing to the. stisfaptrn of the ,.) -i, .
-that4116,.4&_14 ta, JxYnta.-a' S ddou '
Secrefiarv-6r-War.ar--,WpbtiH R, Mallory, 8ee..-
or' the Navy of the ,'norederaLe State, ;naide bs-'-
yond the limits of' the State of Florida, to wtit,li .
tne State of'Viri ,ia,.lt, ia i hiircfdre ordid rk .,.;
that,D.tliceo be perlledtet, by publiation for Oi,
-pai/e.tf tour mniont-f, in "aec,-'datle4 Wi4h b&.-
termsof' the qtatuIe in satth cases radie and
provided. and that th'i said defendanotsB be'r9im&';
4d co Ileaid answeor or donrar to said bill of'cgra-
plAtnt, within said time or the .atfi, will b ,taJkon-
a', entf'pse.il fag,.ioas hem. I
t;iveu niterr my band and seal of 'o94'e, al'


I -t


N otice.
SIX WEEKS after date, I will applX,Ltq \ .
A. J. Cassady, Judge of Probofe of the
State of Floirida, for the county of.timlp,';.!
ter, for Letters of AdminitraLiou on .h,
estate of James Weeks, late of sai"
county deceased. HARRIET WEEKS.
April 23. 68--6w &

LL pearons. is lebLed to the esLati.Ps
Thomas J. Wall,.ce, lae 'of 'Marion"
county deceased, are hereby reqair~ed:to
make immediate payment, au4 th ,
ing claims against said estate, vwill p-.A
aeut;them duty autfienticated iithhl;
time prescribed. by law.., .,u,: -;, i;t

M ay 2& 22-8tO ** .... .., ... ::

t1e r'at'oi-, .w,..
num; aud the sabtaibs-o'oa 'is I
whose compensation is above-' ItW4-&W -
and dollars, and does not eaxoefd'hrie sum
of three thousand dollt--jei -a.nmlm.
shall for the same-period o'lnae% be in-
creased af the rate dr fifty per dft, per
annum; but it is here expressly declar-
ed that the incedstied c mpet tton" 'Ifro-
vided for in this act ahallanQt'bV@,i!P"ilWp
any officer or enployee'4n.:i- ;Ay E
department of the governniom t.' 4. ^^
ble to perform military duty, at" iaiFl-Wi
bear arms in the fiel.,lunleses-tih oh' er
or employee shall first ohtain aa certilftd
from thehea-d of the department! tn'wltick
lie is engaged ithat his services are abso-
lutely necp-.ary to the government, and
that his rlace cannot be supplied by-an-y-.
one known to be head of the department
who id not subject to military. j ,fi' !
said certificate shall be filed Kt.-b.a
retary of the '5Treasury before"Ithe moiey
is paid : and it shall bethedthyofi'the-
said Secretary., at the beginning of each
session, to communicatesa 'it-0f ..all such
certificates to Congress: Provided, Thiu--.;
n.) clerk, who, by virtue of a military com-
mission, receives rations or coiimf utr ,
of" ration?, shall be entitled to the beriefit -
oft his act. .
Approved, January 30, 1864. ,
[No. 22.]
An Act to regulate the collection of the
ta,; in kinui upon tobacco, and to amenA"!..
an act enivile'J -an act to lay tae t'axso
ihe common defen,.e, andI c-irry o'n' fle
!.otrnLyeUt- f I ipCo rp-A"^rals."Ji^ rallrove- Ap~ril 21th, 1 ;.t._3.
The Congress of the (Coufederatle St.ale-
of America .1.) enact, That the tax in kind
of one-tenth imposed by saiid act upon al
toliacco grown in the C-.onfederale States,. :
in-te.ail of being collected by Whe post ,
.]i,:rteili'iiter. shall be collected'by -the *
.. -,ots appointed by the Secretary of..thk '
r,.is (ry to olledt and preserve tobacco,
au I the fas as-4e-i-ors shall transfer their r'''
.uiniates of the tobacco due fromieaael.'-V
planter or farmer, specityving both quan- r
lity and iiality, to the said agents or thel'r
duly authorihel sub-agents, taking their- ';
receipts therefor, and also transmit a
copy of these estimates to the Chief of the
Produce Loan O.fioe, and when said to-'
baeco has been collected, the said agents ,*
shall be liable for its safe cust.,dy.
See. 2. That each farmer and planter,
not, earlier than the first day of Iuue, nor. ,
later than the fifteenth day of July, shall
deliver his tithe of tobacco in prizing or- -
der, put up in convenient parcels for ..
transport-ition. at the nearest prizing de-
pot, of whi.-h there shall te not less than i
one established in each coun-y by the
g, ni,- for the collection and preservation
( I t .:..,.' o. vs.ien the sfiid tobacco shall be
i ;.,.-i :,n.t securely paced in hogsheads
""'L' ..t!,r ,pick:ige- suitable for market, by
said ,gent ?.
r Sec. '3. That the tax assessor shall re-
quire a stla'emertt frvui each farmer or..
planters 3 to ihe different qualiies of to-
bacco raised by him, and,[ shall assess as
due the C.'ont.,lerite Stmte- one.tenth o.,f
,aid qualities, which shall lie -tated sep-
arately in his esiiniaies, and -;hall be de-.
liverd'd stspartniely by the rt'iner ir plan-
ter at the prizing;'lepijts.
Sec. 4. All aicis and parts of acts in-
Consistant with the foregoing are hereby
A l-1.r.%ve,.I, January 30, 186V .
[No. 23.]
An Act to extend the provisio'ng of an' at -
entitled "An act in relation to the re-
ceipt of C,--unterf'eit treasury fiotes by
public officers.'" ,Approved May first,
one thousand, eight hundred and sixty- .
The Congress of the Confederate Slatew
of America do enact, Tfaat:,Lhe provisions' ,
of, an act entitled "An act in relation to
the receipt ofcounterfeit'treasuru notes by
public officers," approved .May 1st, dna..
thousand, eight .huuldre-l and si.&-three
,be, ard the same are hereby extiteded so -*''.
as to embrace all eoiuterfeit treasury
notes received by the public ofticeris inme
tioned in said act, prior to the first day okf,
January, in tthe year eighteen hundred -:
and sixty-four." '
Approved, January 30, 186LC
May-21, 72-4t


We have adopted the same rates of ad-
ertising as the Floridian ,&,,Journal
tvhich are as follows:, -
One square, (10 minion lines) or less, fo.r
*ehach insertion, -^ ....-"$2 00
-state & Legal Notices to be Charged the-,
same as transient AdvertisemenlsexCept"
'Notice ofDismission as Adminiftratoi tor
-which the charge shall be, $40 00
Obituary.NotiCes and Tributes of Respect
charged as advertisements,

._ ---,.NJot-tee.
"No attention will be paid to,. transient.
tdlvertisaents unaccompanied with the
aab. It is easy for advertisers to calcu-
late the number of Equares their adver-
*tiement will make, rind remit according-
ly. A square is ten printed' lines.I Any
number of lines less than-ten is counted
_aa_a square. A line of mauu script,'(on or-
dinaary- paper, will make one fine pftr i,

TN the matter of tl.e Estate of B. R. Hil-
I son, (lie insolvency of said Estate hav-
ing been euggesred by hlie Administrator,
it is theretie ordered that all claimn-
ngainst said Estate be rendered in to the
Judge ot Probate by the C-th day of June
'next wheu there will be a plrotata ,d-leri-
bution of the assets. It ii fturther ,rdc.r-
ed- 0th t th10 A liluj i-trit L"4 U file an aLiC-:'ii t

Adrin-istratrix: i otice.
LETTERS t" .VMiiinistraiou having
l.<-.n grahte.lI,-, tdie u >ral 7"inge,.. I)),
tlie Pr..,b.ite (^'curt ,,f M aiion (AiiitY, Fla.
on the Ewtaite of Geurg I W. St,,kes, f,
tlhe th ,:, Feb. ISt4. All. peio: ha% in.,
'lait,, ng-iist *ai.. i E ort a ,re~ien:b)ly n,,-
t;fiei. |I -cu t t llhe 1,-:,Illy authvuti'i .
t>d w il .[ lie ,- t, ,.or
,~c.t'i. II ,L t,-e~i'.-'teJ t.) ti-n iniri,..l~ate
payment,- BETlTIE STO<.KLA,.,


[ p 1 ]


WarTmr.As Simme,,n tlelvenston. AIm'r.
upon the Estale ,t ,iarnet Tyuer, d>ceat-.
ed iIIt e lt .- t' -te ;ftr.- l Co0,. tvy, [ :1 hi i.I.1,y
filed iu the 'rl.,:i"Court or said County,
a written suog,:stion of the in-!'olvetiey of
said ,:le ate; therefore, notice is heieby
given t) all pers:us having claims a, aiu-,
aid dt:ceazeI intestate tu fill life s.,i ii
the offices of said C,',mrt, ,:,n or bIet';r. 441ve
P C3( dav ^* c 1 ;S Fl -1. -.N lu'l. Tlo-1AC '%I L L
be a piv rata p.:yineul, at4-,u i 4es',--'v.c l
creditors, of said insolvent estate.
Given under my hand and s<^ of Offic"
at Ocala July 30th, \^,.}.
Jwil, of Probate,
M-'CG. F.
August 1st, No.. 8--9m *

An Act to eontimue in force (he provis-
ions of An-A\:-t therein named.
The Congres4 of the Confederate ,States
of Amneriea do1) enact, Tlat the provisions
of an A.At entitled "An Act to iierease
the pav of certain jfflecere aud etuphloyees
of r ', x...-' ti ,- .,nd, Legislative Ueprt-
S .1. ... .:.I October thireenith,
-._.^...., .. ,, i,.li~e.l :nd s.ixty-t<,f-2.Ao anii'

i ; ', .... r,, ,.I.| reI i, ',:ongreis.
.- Y :, 1 : I3 I J_ 4 .

.I,.'t at R ,.so tti:-.,7 i,,-,., at the'fourth
eisri,, of tIh.t tir;t Conyress, 1863, 1864..
[No. 1.] '

An A,.:t ito qrnetld -;om unclh of -eclion eleven,
of the Tax Law ,s iequires3 one-tenth .
Ith- sive,..'t pi.n ,,:.- prlduceI thi? year t, ,

of America do eni.ct, That so0 omuch of see-
tion eleven of "An Act to lay taxes for
Ate common defence, and carry on. the
"'Government of the Confederate States,".
approved April twelnty-fourth, eighteen
hundred.and .;. t)f tliit-o. as requires far-
weo, aund .r to pay oue -tenth of the
swect, potatoes produced in. the preseni
year to the ,,...l., '.: Government, .be
so amrended as to authorize the producers
of sweet potatoes, in tlie year e^g'. i.ka
hundred and sixty-three, to make c,,.(:,'-t
tation by payment of the money, vA",Ie -of
the tithe thereof, 'instead of payment in
kind, at rates to be fixed by the Cou-ipua-
sioners under the impressment act.-
Approved, Dec. 28, 1863. ,
[No. 2.]
An Act an.thorizipg the tax in' "Ji on ba-
con to Le, commuLed by collection of salt
pork as an equivalent.
The Congress of the Confederate States
of"America do enact, Tnat Assistant Quar-
termasters and other agents engaged-in
the collection of tax in kind .. be t,,,-
thorized, under orders and regl!airts
made by the Secretary of WVar, to demand
and receive, in commutatiol for the tax
in kind on bacon, an equivMent therefor
in salt pork.
Approved, Dec. 28,. 18C3.'
[No: ,3.] '

.An Act. to prevent the enristmsnt.or ,anr!-'
merit, of zubstitutes in the military ser-
vice of- The Confederate S.ates,
The C,ngress of the Conlfederate ^.fe.
of-America do enact, That no person` 1ia-
ble to military service'.shall hereafter be
permitted or allowed to furnish a substi-
tute for such service, n.or shall any sub-
stitute be received, enlisted or enrolled in
the military, service of the Confederate
Approved, Dec. 23, 1863.
[No. 5.]
An Act to p~ut an end to the exemption
from military service of those who have
heretofore furnish substitutes.
Whereas, in the present circumstances
of the country, it requires the aid of all
who are able to bear arms :
The Congress of the Coafederate States
of America do enact, That no person shall
be exempted from military service by rea-
son of his having furnished a substitute ;
but this act shall not be so "construed as
to firrai -b(t g~v~i, -hugvot-gliajot blaftb
render-military service, have, neverthe-
less, furnished substitutes.
Approved, Jan. 5, 1864.
[No. 7.]
An act to continue in force an act entitled
"AnWAct, to provide for the compensa-
tion of certain persons therein named,"
approved May the first, eighteen hun-
dred and sixty-three.
The Congress of the Confederate States
of America do enact, That the act entitled
"An Act to provide for the compensation
, of certain persons therein named,"'ap.
.proved May the first, eighteen hundred
and sixty-three, which, by its oWn limi-
tation, would expire on the first of Janu-
ary, eighteen hundred and sixty-four: be,
a.iid the same is hereby continued in forest
until the first of Jauuary, eighteen hun-
dred and sixty-five.
-Approved, Jan. 6, 1864. .. .
[No. 9.']

oF" tfi e a 5t t .' in haniti iln .l m i t .,, 1u ..i ,
which have been pre-ented on or before
the aforesaid day at which time applica-
tiu I w'. Ie made' lor iletzer' of a final dis-"
oharge fr0 further Lk.duistration of

E -ff. JORDAN,
S"Jdge of Probate.
Dec. 6. No. 52-6m

I / 71 the fourlh

.May ..



10 00


ALL persons having w-ts on this de-
partment .of an k ._i,_ ;.- ,,Atsoev will
come iDA'W-,'v. ': ",IoU e aiy, and present
thbuIM lot-r p, ,. as thle,;law directs, or
rA sk the ,o qiSL zi-ui w,.-,o
TII a D D 0 S.k..it;>'i 'O N .
M@. , iir. Q. M,
Gainesville, Fla., M.,r.i, 26, i4t1A.

Look Out-Frine MNare Stolen
A fine grey ware, iddl.ekvnd bridle
wa s kioln from my place on the
night of thtt '22d. The traci; wqrIt towards
Gainiesville. A liberal will paid .for
ih tic aax(.

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f ''- i i ..I ,-' "i iv %:. t ',,::.. i;'-i, i' *, *.f i r'- :7 -

en. .,.1-ern ed n fit 'i, ^. .. i t,.'nirn,1
the pcopli orf thie C..- 'ederat.. ,<: thit
they are en,:iged 7i. a a sir i. -. I f-r IL
preszervation both o!f i.'. -rty t,,. Pi I,. iz i,-
tio-i. ;r r h at n -' .* ," ,. .: ." ,,' -
tunie' cflo." be too -costly which .PJuy be r'e-
quriiru to s(eure to't-heiselv.-s aid, their
,.-ite5;y h!-,e enjcyment of t'. e itappre-
c b ;t t b1,: ";e:- e ad i ts", t( afiure [hem
t hat,'i in ii.r:da-men,. or the Congress, the
resources of 6 c:,untry, if developed with
energy, husbanded Y-,-'t h care, and applied
with fidelity, are more than sufficient to
support the most, protracted war which it
ca.n be necen'n-r to wf.,se for onrIndepen-
dieoue : i\l it i: ;f theni every con.3id-
rtic" 'i c; influence freemeu and
pan- In{:-) t f- ,', ri'!.!.iLos surrender of
a'!l n;;.i :in'l '' "'y 'iF ; to an indig-
nant rch- ,. ,ibitiou of factious
temper, in- ,*'ever quarter, or. upon'
v,-h;iiever pV e exr ic, mayv. b. made ; to a
generous SUI,10por,,t.o of aL- inchess of the-
'Governnient in t.lic le.rtimaft exorcise of.
their constitutional powers ; and to that
harmonious and unselfish and patriotic
cooperation wh"o can alone impart to'-our
cause the irresistil,le strength which
springs from united coi.nm,Is, fraternal
feelings, and fervent\ devotion to the pub--
lie weal.
Approved, January-22, 1864.'
[No. 14.]
An Act to prevent the procuring, aiding
and assisting of persons to desert from
the army of the Confederate*States,- and
for other purposes.
Tl16 Congress of the Confederate States
of America- do onact, That every' person
not. subjed.o the rules and articles of war
who shall procure or entice a soldier or
person enrolled for service in -the army
of the CInf .1.',-F, States to desert, or
who shall aol ,.,: insist any deserter from
the army, or my person enrolled for ser-
-vice,. to -evade their proper commanders
_r to prevent their .ArWest to be returned to
-the service-; or who shall knowingly, (onk-
ceit~or harbor any such deserter, or shall
purchase from any soldier -or person en-
rolled for service an" portion of hii i arms,-
equipments, rations or clothing,-or. any
property "belonging to the, Confederate
States,- or any officer or soldier of the Con-
federate States, shall-upon conviction be-
fore the District Court oftthe Confederate
States, hating juri-dicton of the offence,,
be fined not exceding one tChousanf dol-
lars, and be i.:pri~oncd not excieding
two years.
Approved, "aa .. y 22, 18364. '
[No. o 16.] .., .:
An Act authorizing chaplains, in' iertmn:
cases, to draw forage for one horse.
The Congress of the Confederate States
of America do enact, That. Chaplains in
the army, in -actual service in tho'*field,:
shall be entitled to draw forag? f((" one
horse: Provided, The Chaplain ,has a
horse in his use. i
Approved, January 22, 186L. :
' [No. 17.J]
An Act to authorize the appointntent of
an agent of the Treasury Department
west of.thke Missi?-ippi. .:
The Congreo of the ,.'onfe,lerate States
of At, erlc do d'enact, That the President,
shall, by and with the advice and citisent
of the Senate, appointt tin agieti,'"1f til,)
,Treasury ielariin-aent, whose duly i shall
be to reside' west :f the Mii-raip:i, a(
such place, and tli,.,'lia,'e s,..hlIIutfe-_,
as shall fro"mI time t,:, tiiw le -:i?- i B; him
by, Lhe'Secretary of theTrea-.r jiwithg
salary oftehre'e-thousand dollh,,'ar per an-
num, payable quarterly in ii .n-i .
Sec. 2.. The Secretary .* 1 .- 2, rjasary
shall have power to giv-- ilr-. ii.:,ri.10 kite
-,-iidd'a'geut to di,, ~ rf~ Miiyl'i (I r I '
.Lion oa the ,-.r.1 "t ib- Miss ippi
Whiui h if,.he .- oii .-:..'. t- avry is conspetenti
'o diisch.ir:e. *,,,l ~i ,ii ',ilso have p wer to
authorize ih, eupt-,;. -U1 UL of such clerks,
and to prescribe'sue 6 regulations ffor the
government as such agent and clei!0s, as,
trom timhe to time, the said Secret ty may
deem proper : T-.,v,.,e,!, That suel clerks
aiS ill ,ei.,: h iti t -tr:., provided by law
for simila" services au the Treasuty De-
partm ent .,- ;.;.. ;.. -.: ...
Sec. 8." That this act hiall expire on
Ltie. day of t ii re iU..t i.i:n .t' a inru' rty .'f
*eflCe betwoeueI tlIe C,., lU'ut Sia cs and
the U nift. .'.ta,, t Ao ,\ r .,. 0,
Approved, J.tiin'ij 27, l','A. -*"

,: :. LN,.o. j ..
r: ^.li.Acit to :t!(-'rl "?.ri f.,: t0 !fi'ovidt a
' 7-modfe ;j\d hLiliuiit _., iln ::! ey agaiu .t ttn- i',.-,iiA.,,. s..:,e. fatess not
-< other~wt.e l~r,'.rltd f'.jr." aplroved Aul-
g'ift:3 t 18, t61. '. .- ..
.'; The? .'o~n:,es; or" Hi, .',-,,,'ederate Siates
of A.o -ri,.','. 'io enact' 1 u n. uo much of the
crit BC-itt,-,n of said act as r'equir'es the
Attorney Gleneral-t0, report lo .L'utigress
:upon E t.td claims, be i'hJ. he same; i3 here-
.by repe~ded. .
A4f'r,:\>e.l, January 3,)l, iS6,'

Hoop Skirts,
'.Bleached Homespun,
Unbleached "
Silk and Flax Thread,
Toilet Soap,
Needles and Pins,
Hair Pins,
Fine Rifle Powder,
.. Percussion Caps,
Curry Combs,
Assorted Tobacco,
Kid Skins,
Tin Ware,
Stg', Sy-rup, &c. &c.
June 4th, 1863 24-tf.

W ILL be sold at the residence of the
subscriber in Micanbpy on the 2d
of July, two Pianos, one of them fine
and nearly new, the-property of the East
Florida Seminary, fur thbe purpose of pay-
ing off its liabilities. All persons have.
ing demands against it will please present
them on that day. By order of the Board
of Trustees. JOHN C. LEY.
June 4, 74-td -

SIX MONTHS after dato, we willpre
sent our ace.ounts and vovchers to the Hon
John Davidson, JUilged of' Probate of and&
for the county of Polk, Stair ofFlorida,
,as administrators on the estate, Sherard
B. McGuire, late of said county'deceased,
and ask for a final discharge fruni said ad-
ministration. All heirg, legatees and oth-
ers, will please attends.
Jan.2d, 1864. 'L

J. M. Cluiw ON.
7 -tf ,.

June 4,

T~a~ahaa,.., May 1) 1864. J
GEN. ORDElt, No. 8. .
-Capt. J. J. TlIIOlPSON,- ltiving been
appointed Chliot Enrollihg ofiber of the
Ist Congressional District of,.lorida, un-
der Special-Order No. 4, fromthese Head
Quarters,, he will be respected aud eboy.,
ed accoriingly. 4 ,
All Sub-urolling offieers;in the 1st
Congi'es6iona-i Distr.ct, will ifmefiaeely
report"to aund hereafter forwin',l tlie,` r-
ports a;ii cou.u:i':i tio;i6 tUouga .tPL
J. JT Thowpson, uaiinesviile k -t
'By order. .J. J. D_\', i :.LL
I Maj. & Act'g Command't.
N. .STRAUSS, A. A. A. G.
May, 21. 22-:-t *

A HOUSE and lot for saleiu -the town
of Gainesville, which has been oc--
cupied by C.. L. Dinkins near. the Rail
Road Depot. Apply to me at the Depot.
May 23,. 23-4t

T WO good saddle or draft IIORSES, snd
'buggy with double harness-sold sepa-
-rately or together. Apdly to

,N 0 TIC E.
ALL persons iudebte4 to.James T. Hop-
kins, late of Mariou Co.'idec'd, will please
make early payment, -nd those having
claims or deman,ls are niotified to present
them duly authentic-ieJ accordig to law,
-or this notice will be plead in bar of their
recovery.- .
mar 19, Gj- L,

SIX months after date, I will present
my accounts and vouchers as Administra-
tor of the estate ot Ed. F. Crews, dee'd of
Sumter county, to Vhe HI,,u J,,.1.,e of Pro-
bate of said county, and ask to be.dis-
charged from furtheli'administration of
said eiatate. L.B. B. ANCIH, Adm'r.
Dec 19, 4-6m. *

A Steam Engine and saw mill, twenty-
five horse power. For further par,
ticulars apply to the subscriber at Flem
ington. W. A. OWENS.
June 4, 74-3t

'T-HE subscriber offers, for sale his plan-
L station in Alachua Co. Fla.., containing
2 sections of land al oit 2 miles from
Gainesville E. F., on the Fernandina and
Cedar Keys R. R. ,JThe lands" are divided
into Pine land, rHammock, .and Prurife,
Therelis a two story dwelling with shed-
rooms in a unfinished state. Open land
eui-u.-h for 8(0CLand,, and is in a healthy
l,.,cation, with good water. Any informa-
tion will be given 1-y iMr. \kvra on the
pl>ee 2 miles from Gaiocsille ca ;JieMie-
anopy road.
One four horse engine nearly new, not
having ran more than enough to gin about
60 bales of cotton. It can be seen on my
place two miles from Gainesville on the
Micanopy road.
January 9, ,. No. 56--

SIX MONTHS afteridate I Will present
my accounts and vouchers to J. C.
Gardaer, Judge of Probate of the SLate
4Q' Florida for the county of Alichua, V
'Admr'.. ,of the estate of Saml. Geiger'de-
weaeed, .and atk .to-be diseoh aged-from.fur-
ther administration of said estate.
April 16th, 1883. 67 6m.

C. P.., COtUOK.

april 30th,


THE subscriber has just received, and
offers for,, sale in quantities to suit
purchasers one of the largest and most at-
tractive stocks of goods, ever offered in
this market, consisting in part'of
15 Bales Osnaburgs, .;
"8 bales Sheeting, -
10 bales Shirting, : ,
7 bales Yarns, ,'
2 cases Calicoes, :5
70 gross Lead Pencils'
50,000 Needles, 25 packages Pins,
A splendid and large assor "aent of
Gentlemen's Gaiters, 4
,Lodies do. i
Youth's do.
Children'a do.
17 dozen gentlemenu's itq,
50 dozcnhead IIiu'.hiil-,
50 doze; i pocket do,
20 dozen Seizors, ;'
50 dozen Pocket Knives,8
-1 ')!i-b~ i rels flower.'
250 boxes Tobacco,
13,000 Cigars, and a 1.tr.e loi of Smok-
ing Tobacco and ..-ff.
And other articles -too .'4ne roas to
mention. '
The above articles are offereO at a small
advance upon cost. PersonAdesihing to
'purchase are invited to ."alI'-Bon and se-
cure good bargains. o
May 14, 1864. 21-3m.

DAVID A. FB1IAR, In Suwannee judi-
VS.. cial Circuit of Flor-
'SARAH A. FRIAR. ida, Alachua Co..
It appearing to the Conrt, from the re-
turn made in this case that the defendant
Sarah A. Friar resides beyond the limits
of the State towit i-n the State of Georgia
It is ordered that service be perfected by
publication, and that the defendant do ap-
pear and plead answer or demur to the
'bill filed in the above case on or before the
-expiration of three months from the date
of publication or judgement will be en-
tered pro confesso.
S. P. BEVILL, Cl'k.
April 23. 68-3m

, A large lot'of TIN WARE and Sea Is-
-l. hiii-Lbag-._ing,has aeen,.consigned to
us for- sale. .
March 5th, 1864. 61-tf

N INE months after he date hereof I
_LX Will pre out my accounts and vouch-
ers as Administratrix ,.,l'ilh.'E-t:-,te of Jas
C. Standly deceased, to the Judge of Pro-
bate of Alachua County, for a final settle-
ment, and ask to be discharged from fur-
ther administration on said Estate.
January'30, -No. 59-9m

rO nil whom it nayv eoncein, I Siel.,tieu
S. G. Browu, Adiuinitrator on the En-
tate ofJno.S. Aiddison, ,dleceas-e,, late or'-
Marion County in Ihe Siate of Fla., have,
made attd constitute Win. T. Hrarri.ou olf
said County, my lawful agent, in the en-
tire management and Admini-tration or
said Estate. S r. G. BROWN,
March 5th, 18r,4. 61-tf *

HAMILTON Ct., at Belville, April 30
.and May 1; Houston Ct., Houston,
May 7& 8; Lake City S'a., May'14 &
15; Columbia Ct., May 21 & 22 ; Newn-,
ansville Sta., May 28 & 29; Micanopy Ct.,
at Waccahoota, June 4 & 5; Gainesville
Sta., June 11 & 12 ; Black Creek Ct., Juue
18 & 19. J. M. HENDRY. P. E.
April 2, 65-if

Joint Resolutions of T.haaks to General
Robt. E. Lee,.and to. the ofhcers and "sl-
diers under his command. .
Whereas, The campaigns nf the brave,
and gallant armies covering the capitalot
the Confederate States during the two suc-
cessive years of eighteen hundred an-d si x-
ty-two and eighteen hundred an.lsixly-
three, under the leadership and command-
of General Robert E. Lee, have been-
Pcrownedwith glorious results, !
greatly superior forces masse 'd by the en-
emy for the conquest of these Stat~es, -re'-
pelling the invaders with immense losses,
and, twice transferring the battle fields
from.our own country to that of, the erie-.
my : And, whereas the masterly and glo-
rious achievement, rendering fore*er maeoi-:
'orable the fields of the "Seven-Day-s of
Great Battles," which raised the siege .vf"
Richmond, as well as those of C ,dir' 6,ii,
Second Manassas, Harper's Ferry, Boons-
boro', Sharpsburg, Shiepherdstown, Fred-
"ericksburg, Winchester, Gettysburg, and
Chancellorsville, command the admiration
and gratitude Df our country: And,
whereas, these and other illucti'ious ser-
vices rendered by this abi% commander
since the commencement of our war of in-
dependence, have especially- endeared him
46 the hearts of his countrymen, an.d have
imposed on Congres, the t,,l It'h e. t"
pi% ingexpres-ion'to the'n t-.:.lil s : i_..:e-
fore, *
i.,*i S l.aiA o0 f .....'.;...a,- : t, i '. ,
thanks of Congress are due, and are ten-.:
dered to General Robert*.E:,Lee, and t:0
. the officers and soldiers of .the -Coi'Teder-:
ate armies tinder his ciiln,,i'orthe
great ajad signal victories tbly have won
over the vast host of the enemy, and for
the inestimable services they hav-e'reiier-
ed in- defence of the. liber& tynd indepen-r
dence of onr country. ; -
Re-;olved, thut tlih Preiddent Ie reques-
ted to e,':uimuni,..ate these reslutius to
General Robert E. Lee. an.] to thie officers
and soldiers herein designated.
Approved January 8, 1atf. 1.6

In Chancery,
Suwann Circuit of Fla. f
JO'HANNA BrITRGEim, Bill to pertfect. ti-
vs. tles,orfor Fore-
Abraham Freidlenhurg, closure,-Iujunc-
, C. Francutos Fruidenu- tiou, &c.
Ourg. his wife.
1 IT appearing to the satisfraction o? the
Court,;'that saii 'deieudant- reide beyond
the limits of the St itc. of Fluiidi, to:w.it,
in Europe, On .motion ,f Complaitunt's
Solicitor, it is ordered] that notice be giv-
en to saiid De.nndants, 'of ilie filing of
said bill, by publicati-i :in Ilte "*Cottbn
States." the time prescribed by law, re-
quiriug said defendants to be and appear
bel'ore said court, on the 1st Moindtty in
October next, and ,plead, answer or demur
to the same, otherwise ? it will be taken as
eonfested. JAMES B. DAWKINS,
Dec 52th, 1863. Judge, &e.
I I hereby, certify the above to be a true
copy oe the original order filed in my offi-
ce. S.' P. BEVILL,
S El'k, Ct. Ct. A.,C.
Dee. 19, 18633.. 4-9m. -

N INE months after the date hereof I
. will present my accounts and vouch-
ers .as Admiukitratrix ofthe Estate'of Jno
B. Standly deceased, to the Judge of Pro-
bale of Alachua County, for a final settle-
(etut, and ask to be discharged from fur-
tHier administration on said Estae.
-Jan. 3U. No. 59--9m

SIX months from (he date of this notice,
I will present my accounts and vouch-
ers to the Hon. Judge of Probate, of Her-
nando County, an,.1 ask to be discharged
from the Administration of the Estate of
John B. MWNatt, late of faid County de-
oeased. SARAH J. McNATT
March 5th, 1S6.. 61--6m

SIX months after date, I will present
my accou-nts and v6fuoieTrs to J. C.
Gardner, Judge of Probate of-the State
of Florida, for the county lofAlachua,
as Administrator of-thee'tate of C. C.
Stewart, late of said county deceased,.
and ask to be discharged 'rog further ad-
ministration ef said estate., t
J.'C. PELOT, :
Adm':. 'dii.bonis non.
May, It, 1SA4. 21--)m'

SIX weeks after.the first publication of
this ono tie, he u-iierziije- will petition
the Ron. Court, of Prob ale .a and for the
county of M.irion, Stat of Florida, for,
ihe allotment- of her Dower-in the -real
Estate, and her share in the personal
property of which her. Husband the late
*lames T. tlopkinsdie,] sei/ed *1 I i,,.s-es..
ed. ANNIE B. IL'Kl NS.
mi, r 1W, .--tw

S IX months after date, I will present,
Q11 my accounts au'M vouchers to J. C.
Gardner, Judge of Probate of the State oa'
Florida, for the county of Abichua, asz
A"dm'r. of the Estate of Isaiah Floyd, late"
of.said county dec'd, and ask -o be dis-
'charge from further Administration of
aid estate. Persons having claims will
present them on or before that time, and
those indebted will make, immediate pay-
Mont. --W^- KiN-N-M,
:, January 10, No. 57--:;m "

Gainesrilla, Academy .
T HE exer,>:-i.e-:, or this1institutivii will le
reumied ,.I,, tHie 1 M,,on'ly ,of Feb-
ruary, I ,.,t. Ilh Dfp.iri'utent-. wt[ill,e
intder th,1- -upi-riliteud,?t.:e' t..f au a,:',.',.,iu..
pli-hed corps of Teaier,.,, v. ho i,.,--c
the ',qlisile l-1 ility to, i-,p t' iul -t .': i
in the va 0lot1 i rauche4 u-Ually i a'u111 t -it
..ir b'eat literary iu-fituti,:.us. M ,si,'.
i.10, auld Feunch, Gletiai, .Orieatal, aunl
Oil 'aiiiniing and Diawing. &c., taught at
the ct- ,i-i-.iry rat':..- of tuition.
Tuition in the Literary departmentt ac-
cording to grade $25, $411 aud $5)0,
per session of twenty weeks, pa.,i-l I, one-
half iu advance : the balance- iat the end
ot the Session. No deduvltioni fI'or aleuee
,unless in case ot i0rotr' 1 t. d ieknes.
'Being in one of (lie lie:ilthiefst hl>.C iou
-in the interior of the State, it ii 0111. de.'ign
and highest ap)hitatiun to maike thiQ
-Academy ierlt the ;,trou.ige of all friends
of Eduication. 'Tfhatkfult' for past patron-
age, we ?,:,lieit a continuance ot eiri ilar t'a-
vors in the future. For further iulorma-
tion, refer to
JH. RO. PER, A. ,M., Principal,
8 tf Gaiineiville, Fla.

1 (/C\able-boied n-gr':e. to work for.
I |Mlitha ,Gorernmet4. on Rail Roads, (

U A Er__N__E7 SON-6- MJ,I EI_-
CN W 0 1.; Tc_&
Ff '. ... ':, ..;*I*, ,:i eaf~ere& i-t'o La
_i co-p:1te)}r^bLp 11 .. Foundy and
Foi, business;, .- -, i Ar,:,,. i,' do.-all
work in the line of .:' ,:tiLA.I a'd forgiirg,
either from cast or :, r..,u_ :,t i&n. Stich
.as syrup kettles, 0re,, _*.lerft Ar., in a
word all ]-.ridi 4 ..f e 1-Ui-.. I .n lor all
kind: of family We I-Il:, "-c., i% l.be pre-
pared by them. ", .
W' liberal price will b, -.-.; 'for 'all old
east, or wrought ircn ,hR-iivrid at their
Founhry either in cast or wrouht iron, or
,in mi~ ney.. ~ 'I ,
; Pers.6'-, who have air,, o!,l -1 rp irsn,

Wrougtit or cast, are earuest Ilbolicited to
bring it f._r -ard. _


N .QXT. I.C E.
"t..LL pei-'.,m inde.ie.i to th..j et? t.--. 9
At \\iihaui ',,; 8:,t. r, late -.,t -Al-,:h'! I
(:*... ... d,,-.' ,. .rire ,' .,e:t..i to Coue for-
v ,il :,-, iiLe i f- e j mm I-Id te l,.\ ujr,_ to the
. 1 !I'i..' -i,'tl,:',I, h'1 h,-,I'k il t VI i >_"laim 8
*i.ait,:t r its(he aiLu- iW ill ii',: >.Lu Lhb m duly
adLLttie ii'-ateii lor p-tyitJert.
I WM. G. COL6oN. J
mar 19, .63-8t .'

S-TX miotahs .after the date, hl of I
shall .present my final accounts and v.:.Il.-h-
eare to the Judge of Probote of Levy Co.
and apply for a discharge as Adui'rx. vf
the E-6ate of Benj. Brooks. lIte ot -ai l Co.
January T~lh, No. .57-i-im *

S. P. BEVIL/.-"
--- t' C.O. A.C.
4m - "

blay 7h, 1864. 20

SIX MONTHS after dale, I will present
may accounts and vouche,'s to J. C. Gard-
ner, Judge of Probate of the State of
Florida, tur tile county of Alachta, as,
Administrator of the estate of Richard R
.Davis, late of said county deceased, nud
,ask to be discharged from further admi I-
imtration-of -said estate.

DcPOSiiARY'S )FF16,' I'
,G-'inesvilla, Fla., April 12th, 13v4.,J
AT any tirea du,'ing my absence, the
busLuts-, of tLiz, omf.:e will receive prompt
attention lIrom Mr. S, A. Swann.-
A ___!. DepIia'y.

[No. 321.]


Ir 10.1i

:An act to increase the compensation of
certain civil officers and employees in
the President'S office, and iu the.Ex-
ecutive -and Legislative departments at.
Richihond.for a Ilmited period.
T'ete Cmngieas .i bhe Confederate States
of Ameica do enact, That the salaries
and compensation all civil officers and em-
ployees in Lhe Preside.-.: s .luce, and in
t, he Executive and Legislative depasrt-
ments at Richmond, whose, compensation
or salaries do not exceed the sum of two
thousand dollars per annum, sbhll be in-
creased from the passage of this act to the
fifteenth of May, eighteen hundred and
sixty-four, at the rate-ofone hundred per-
cent. per aunum : Provided, The same
shall noL ,therqbj be increuali beyond

V v L V." 'J -__ "
Ain Act to authorize the cancellation of
certain Confederate Si.tes Bo~idts, and
the substitution bf others for them.
The Congress of the Confederate Stales
of America-do enactj That the d secretary
,of the Treasury be, -.a4a&he is'hereby au
1horized, upon the receipt of satisfactory
evidence,, that eig el% r Aeentim bonds, is-
sued by him, upon the requisitions of the
Secretary of the)-Na-vy, dated .October the
eighteenth" and wentr-seventh, eighteen
hundred and sigty-two, tor- one'millibn of
dollars, each, have been caneelled abroad,
to substitute arid deliver to the Secretary
of the Navy an equal. number Of bonds of
like character. ,
2Approved, January QJ?64,

'- D. M.PINGER."
Fla., May, 14,',-. ,71-".tf


April 16th.


aNd, 186 6-6m
.. IX wnouth-ar er date, I will present
my aocout.8sa,-.64 vouchers as Adminy
iatrator on theEstate 'of Jaehua Staffoid
dec'd, late of Hernando .Counay, to the
Jpdge of Probate otf f[r. a fipal seulement and disciharge as
S14d. Administrator of the Estate.
:, ? ,.. p'o. 0=- m

Notice. "
FROM this date-the following are the
terms on which Cot'ou goodatwill be ex-
changed for Wool on account bft [he Gov-
3 vardi Oonaburgs for 1 toolo,
8 '" -Shirting. -" 1 "t
2f 4-4 Shieetag 1 l'b'<'
1 Bunch Yarn for 6 lbs'wot. "
G aiassville, May,|21. ", -lf

< ~ -r) .'
7" :
'- ,' "

An oi'l negro man'able to do gardening,
and'the necessary work.about a yard, go-
iug e-{'randis, &c. The advertiser might
also purchase a worniiu cook and washer,
or a ,iIl. .Address Box 9.'2, Lake City.
April 1,ib, 67-8w

iU4.u per -onuth 4 -good rations will be
given J.'I. BURINbS,.
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I watched her at her bed-side,
When mourning lone she lay,;
I saw that last shaort feeble breath,
And then she-passed away. ..
No mortal tongue can tell "
The agony I felt,
While gazingfon that dear. friends fads'
When death'S last blow was dealt.
f watched'her stiffening features,
3 saw her gspiug breath,
A d I kkew when he had entered .
That dreaded master death.
But I know that she'sin Heaven,
Where only angels dwell;
Then why should I thus murnmur,
When Ood has deemed it well.

O P E N JE D 'P.
The undersigned has opened the above-
named Hotel at
and is prepared to entertain the travel-
-ling public. JAMES A. JOHN8TON.
i Jun I t 76-tf

THOSEiAdebLed to As& Clark of Atach-
/ uf County deceased, will please come
forward and make payment, and those
having demands must present them to
Juue 11, 76--8

f I 6 horse power Engine, one SMA
~mill and two McCarthy Gins for "Sl
together with shafts and belts for al wa*
ehi4ery. Apply to WM CARROL1 "
June11, 76-t a


, .Lt. J. W. Little.
. This gall,,11t an-] noble hearted offi-
ler]fell 'onfthe tihi J of ( a, while nr
./ _=.-=_: lv. en. the brutal b Dr. Little

.r.t~ l .--tC._ Waine0 an ou r i a e
'."__-- oeo fa cleveree st citizensatch
was married but ,a fw months since.
Well r man we mourn theiles of such a
4 noble al ,trot.

I NJ; A P Adj't. J a. gl.a 0whay_ r ge
We ire sor ryDtoo ^ [^4l,. ttliho parIM.-
-" lant youutg warrier was killed hl
Battles 'ber.,,re ichnond -on the 3rd.
+ Finegau's Brig'ade.
l[' We, ave seen a- private aispatehi
which.says tlbat this Brigade was un
M .; A RN.O.. .. W, E ditr a or., -d er fir e .. .for 'three d ay s, an d ,th at im any
a brave 'man has been killed.
S GAINESVILLE, FLORIDA. P, W. A. tll,-:.isr ?Ja gaoatchre
for Flne-zan's No-afic "
=SATU ItDA Yt: MORNING, i 4E ,1J'}dN l4.'" tars.::

I _

It hopes that such conduct as H'apt.
Diekison's ,iiANy not go unnoticed by
lhe Prei-lent. IVe hope so too.
The lW,5..st Flo. XK3s furnishes the

fied until thirst one .,f lt h i -,,ldeut i.e
ik driven frot,-jr -,.il.
J. J. D;CKIC:iN'.
"Crapt. Cou.iultihr.g l'..st.

G 'I". M-,i'rint.11e ; M ilitarv Govor-
t;.,-)r ,t \V -i .-t,,r, has b -ii ,.,rd, rcu l
to th! F'lkll, aZiL assigned t,.- li.fe c>,-
iiin'.l f'a iiivi'- n il)-G Ln. Butler's
i-|.iq:, l,:ic-t. Tiie offl'ic of Military
Gi:vernor will pr,,bly b. abolished.
I[ui,,-ir. prevail to-nigbt that Gen.
lruil:.i ha), been super.-edled by Gen.
Garibaldi has received a very polite
permit tu leave Eo-land,1 auj.:l !,_kse hi-
trititlphal t,:,nrr Some of tle Brit.,ii;
are pro.ne to ;dmiire and a;il!.d'.l al
"rebels" except-Irishmen ai.1 Suth-
; NEW rBRIGADIERS.-Among the
promotions in the army are Colonels
Terry, of Virginia, and Evans, of Geor-
gia, to be Brigadi~er Generals.
: A'n official dispatch from. General
Johnston,, dated at New Hope,
Georgia, June lst,a.sys :., The army
is in a healthy condition.. In a par-
tial enegagement it has had gpeat ad-
vatu.e. The enemy's cavalry and
transportation animals are represented
,to be in a suffering condition.

TE iLEGRAPHIC. T..e atqult wa-q renewed .1everal limes
.. ... With fr,-4li troip i niny ol'wliom it is said
RICHMOND, June2.-"lur forces 0:4 the were dirunh bbut in every attempt, (
Southsido attacked the Yazk-ees tthi nor- break through, were repulsed, and the
ning in their refti ]pil's, near li'are B.;itow purposo'i of the enemy effectually failed.
Church. They killed a number :td cap. Gen. Andi-r?on. c,:,mmanded our right,
lured l00 of the 7thl ('onoecticuu regiment. and Getf Hill, our centre, but only a por.
Our loS.. i trifling. tion c ouir troe.as were enggedJ.
l-iKn.iO.ND. June *2-An authentic vee- Gen. Early, comilanding Ewell's corps
qi.:.n ,,f ilic.h iT-iir at AJQland, yesterday, on Our left, attacked the 0'rnemy in Iris rout
r,.,prs,-nt,:,thid ththe eneii,\N attacked Gen. and drove them some ihistancd.
Lee's cavalry near lIar.,,,;vr ('. ]1., in the Get). Lee was at Gaines' ,lill 0l09 fore-
niorni-,g, and, prericed theu, back through noun, in gpiol health and exceiient a Vr
A.l]lan,. Tlhe V;'.nkee3 tlheu proceeded to itl.
tear ,pr the railr.;at. Whilzt tl,,ta engag- President Davis and Gen. Bragg rude
ed, >:.,.-se>''3 eavalr'v d-is'.e,l in ar.i rnrow d to lhe front this afternoon.
the party, capturing 800 horses arld, a All accounts received are decidedly fi-:
number of prisoners, The flying enemy rable.(. Couries represent the enemy's
were pursued nearly'to the Court ,Hotu.Ae. loss in killed as-very heavy. Ours com-
RICHMOND, June 2,-S'evere fighting is paratively dlght. ., *
reported in the direction of the YOrk-Riv Al,.,ut 100) prisioners were cpiuaredl.
er railroad J1,- -.t'er'n,:or. .NopirticT t'_i. Amon: thle emsualties on out side are
M .i.i i.... Ma~y ,,,.--''ate'-d1wsion Gens.-Kirklhnd, of Savannah. and Lane,
charged thle enemy S-itiuily afterti'o'o, of North Carolina, wounned-the,' lattm
reaching their second line of br'eistworki,, severely.
when they were ordered back. The Ken`- i R FR1M.'0D.June 3.--The Senatr adopt ed
tucky brigade lost 175 killed and Wouri-- a resol.Utica requesting the President to
ded; the Florida brigade, 219. The eve- make an "espo-4ion to the European pOw-
,my's slaughter was great. ers through our Commissioners. of the
.-.. Tj XaBj 4.. B t9 iu>a-7 x r_ I IT V .- .. .. pi _gcmmtt e.j the enemy in lhe
So far our, work hai chuwn splendid re- pro-ec'ueiiu of thewar.
sults.: Inforzatiof from tlie enemy's iine The Ho,, bi-t ameuiing an rct autht.-
report Hooker's, Howard's and. part of -izing army OffiCerN Lc, draw raiiun,, with
Halmer's corps cut up badly and very. a aiendmuens, was passed. Also the Sen--
much dispirited-so much so th,alSher-, ate bill pr.jvi-ling p, ayinent. feT property
man has-ordered them to the rear.to act illeglly s p.?5.:l.. I
as reserves, the men being unwillingto. Tooe Eouse pas-ed the appropriation hill
charge our lines. The above named corps for the next ix monilhs,,anwioiing -W
.were the ones engaged in the different at- three hundred and fifty six milli.)ns. .
tacks made since the 25th, and from their NEw HOPE, G,\., June 2.lThe enemy
"fearful losses, it would appear that.they still remain on our right. There has been.
are unwilling to try our mettle again, slight skirmishing along our right and
though well supplied with whiskey. This centre all the morning, and it-still con-
is glprious-for three corps teing dispos- "linues.
ed of, we.have only five more to deal With. Dalies :Was evacuatedd by 'the -enemy
AnKI o NOARTheERN VIRGINIA, June 1st. yesterday, Who-leftour-wounde1 priso-
To the Hon. Secretary of War: ners b-:bind. The movement seems to
.,There has been skirmishing 'along our have b4en made h-isfily.
lines to day. Gens. Anderson and HokI ATLANTAT, June -2.-The movement- of
atla k,--d the enemy this forenoon, "and the enemy towards'Eufauia river is get'-
drove them to their entrenchments.- This erallyaccepted as an indication of the're-
afternoon the enemy attacked Gen. -eth, linquishment of their "on to Atlanta."
and was handsomely repulsed by Gens. movement. .
Cook'e and Kirkland's'brigades. Gens. The Yankee los since the commence-
Breckenridge and Mahone drove the ene- meant of their advance from "Chattanoogi.
my from their front, taking about 150 is "estimated in, well -informed circles-a.
prisoners. A force of Yankee infantry is 80,000 killed and.wounded, and at 15,0u0
reported to have arrived at Tunstall's farm sick, missing and prisoners.
the White'House, and are extending their Persons from behind the Yankee lnes
lines up the York river railroad,. They report no trains at Kingston for. several
state that they belong to Butler's forces. days. The forage isall eaten out, and
.[Signed] R. E. LEE the country ravaged of every particles of
RICHMOND, June 2.-Gen Hoke's divis food.
ion encountered'the pnemy's left yester- Gen. G, W. Smith was unanimously
day morning, and inflicted a heavy loss elected.Afaj. Gen. to command the Geor-,
on them. We captured a battery, several gia reserve troops. <
stands of colors and a number of priso- Gov. Brown is engaged here preparing
ners. the State troops for ajitive service.
Col. Lawrence Keitt, of South Carolina, Gen. Loyell has tendered his services
was severely wounded yesterday. to Gen, Johnston. He has been hkere8sev-
RICHMOND, June 5, eral days ou important service, and has
HEAE'QRS AAnt NORTHERSN VA, ] left again for the front. -
June,4th, 8..30 P. M. A dispatch to the Mobile Advertiser,
Tro the Secretary of War s dated Senatobia, June 2d- eayo the Demo.
Last night, after t6le date of my dispatch, cratic U nion S14te Conveut ion passed res-
Gen. Breckenridga, and Gen. Finegan solutions expressing its abhorence of turn-
were attacked by the enemy as they were ing the war from its legitimate object, and
preparing to re-establish their skirmisli using the power of the nation, under atfa-
line. The enemy, were soon repulsed- and natic bidding, to inflict fanatic vengeance.
immediately afterwards .an attack was That the doctrine. that .the rebel States
made upon Gen. Hoke's front, with Is like should be held as subjugated proyihcea,
result. Up to the time of writing, noth- should be rebuked and condemned, and
ing has occurred along-the line to-day, ex- preference is expressed for Mcoelalan4ad
cept skirmishing at various points. The Bramlette.
position of the army is substantially un-, -
changed.1 Written by Miss M. B. of Columbia', 8.

C. B. DiCipON,

following itemn? : 8S ,. : laj-.,r.
We noic.- by the exemptions by Gov.
a M iltou in, his proclamation. ,lt at the In- ,aw HoP urrcn. D L .. )
tendcn,.?nrMav,:,riof In.:',rporated towns 1n. EDItr =:- F,r tw ,.,ly.;hr,..e su,-
are enlbrac dIuIN..-IN e1 list, aLmd it rang "e-h i iv .f T n e.nr n
r ^ ^ t J r a" r a t g:lc : .v e d a v , l ,e. A l ta f T n e.n e a d
ft, .1 i. ot ,he 'eacc, A :" ,he of (li: ,,J ,een
C t. util&tV t r. i .n N o mention
- -..* U ^ -* ", ....... -" facing ea hli ,,:ir, and ye-t nothing decis-
u Al'lea, rn. the MIay- ire as bee obt';nie.l ou either side.-
or or Intendent act, without the Council ? .
m, .-, -- -* .-kiriuishinghuis been almost n b-.ijt
-The Council A'hould- of course be exempt- S i ni bee almos in :,
during the bole time, and a charge made
ed, for without them the-Mayor or Inten- r. me supposed weak po, ,
dent cannot do any thing. ,*-.,''
den cano d abut no:hlin, like a general engagement
We had the pleasure of meeting yester- has yet -taka place. In the past three
day evening, our gallant and distinguish. days, the ltihing on the left.hq- been
ed Brig. General- J. J.,Finley, 'who was, -heavier than ishal. On Saturday, an0flh-
w.,uyded in the late battles near Dalton. er of those f~al blunders, which seem to
TUreGenerwl lo-oked- war-worn, yet in gqoQd be necessary ,.o, their frequent occurrence,
spirits.'. was perpetrated, and as usual, the Flori-
Mr. Cntini.r.i A. WRX0iiT,.of the Mari- da troops weie the hapless 11f(er:r-. It
apina ragoons, 16th Confederate .regi- happened something on this wise: Desir-
W e'nat of cavalry, arrived here on Thlurs- lug to know the strength of the enemy in
day afternoon l.,-t. He in--hwe .on sick front of Bates' Division, Ge.n, Johnson
furlough., ordered a chargo-upon the works, at a giv-

,:.l 'apti M iltl-,, t. j -'r' -:.,,rpirp-hy l,.rlrl wt"* lic given poo-S-ouu,~- at
Fla Cav.) has been appointed Adjutant of only a portion of the troops ordered to the
the:Post, under Col. A. B. Montgomery. YPO *'cr. ..a.dvanmqg Th4 Florida brigade
S ,, ':, was among- those- who charged, and suf-
.there having neon some informally ... ** ** ^"f' l1-1 ... -.*
T hvn i l fered more than any other. The loss in
in the late election 'or 1 %a .1 r .... '-
,,,, killed, wounded and miss-ng 4s *223 repre-
anad Alderroen in this place-there heing
.-+' + sentino the different regiments as follows
s i x A l d e r m e n i n s t e a d o f fi v e a n e l e c t i o n -tn d d c n o i a "ed 8 3 ; 1 st a lo
p a1st and-3 consolidated, 83 ; 1st Caval-
l ak pry and 4th infantry consolidated, 59 ; 8th
Brig. General L. S. Baker, who has been Fla 70 ; and 1,7th Fla. 11. I send you a
on a.visit to his relatives and friends in list of the casualties of the 7th, and- will
thlis county, for some time --past, etys 'f,,i,
y left yes- send you a list of the killed and~wounded
terday for his command &in Virginia. We in the brigade as soon as I can find'time
are glad to be able to state that his wounA to prepare it.,
has improved very much. ii ,
hsim e v muWhen t!je six regiments cofmposing the
Would it not be well for our citizens to Fla Brigade, was mustered into service',
prepare thlinm-,elIvs against any dangers each one averaged 1,100 men, which would
from abroad, or dangers by misdheivous make a total of 6,61.1). This morning
or villainous persons,,. In the present there are not more than 1,300 present,
state of affairs, we are not e'trcly flree showing p\i.iw than words can'tell, how-
from danger. But a few nights ago, an these men hav fought and how they have
attempt Was made to fire the stable of Mr. suffered. '
William Chapman, also the Gin house of The followil- is the list of casualties
Capt. J.,M. White, and such things may in the 7tK.Rgiment,:
boe repeated. For the purpose of better Private G 6 Beall, Co B killed ; Privates
security, we thinkour citizens should arm J It Hague'ani Joshua Lisle, Co C slight-
thetiselves and be prepared for any emer- ly-woufided ; ]rivatle Thos Phillips, Co D,
agency, We have enemies at not a very slightly P ounled; Lt Wm Hooker and
private H Manfield, Co-E, severely woun-
long distance, who may seriously annoy ded, (the latter, since dead), E Ennes, Co
us some ti~me or Qther. And.for the pur- G, killed, WmLavigne, J SWeathers. and
pose of preventing mischief in our' ime- Charles vadklns. Co G, slightly wounded;'
diate vicinity, by evil minded pe'sous- Henryapires tnd EliasCor Co J, killed;
S A Timmons and ff Coo&, Go J, wound-
amongst us, we'should organize ourselves ed; Timmons:fell into the enemy's hands.
into an effective police, and severe punish- Col. A D 3fLean, of the 6th Regitnent
meant be meted out to all culprits. 'We was killed; 1aj 1R M Davidson of the
same regiment, bad a portion of his foot
seem to live in perfect segurit y, but we _amp ... h ..... .
must not forget that our communiry have I t 4h Egiment, CaptW E Gorman
'beeu two-or three times very mach alarm- was seriously wounded intake; L( tod
ed,'when we were better protected than Shaw, killed, eand Lt W Banks slightly
now. We do no mean to infer in these wounded. +.
1. .1 1 The 3d Regtment lost Lt F H Saball,
remarks, that wc are in a dangerous con- kille and Adj Chas Stebbins seriously
dition, but we inerely give a few sugges- ,,te.,|. "
Lions which may be important should ne- The above is a few of the most prrmi-
cessity-occur, the adoption .of which when nent names vhlich I remember. I will
'.too late, may be regretted. endeavor to send you a correct list in a
day. or two. W. H. R. -
JM P.ilat'tka 7Ju:r.-l-stir:-A I -I- V, M'ili .t I ay.
J. M. ABNow. Esq : Dr. Sir:--As I 10-+ ... *,, .-....." ... :_: ,1-.-

,. .. W_ The REV.JAMES LIrrLE will
preach in -the Presbyterian Church in
this place, on lo-morrow at the usual
-hour- 1 iIo' 6liok .

"Serious Times.
Arunaiway ne 6'ro, entere,l:-the prem.
ises of the IRev. 'J,,h Penny, one of
the best men in 1ari, CnJUcity, and
stole two horses and ltisghun,aud pcr-u;i-
ded alittlenegro b.-.y t0o' With himu.
We understand that the.- horses have
-. been recaptured. A Fi: iniit after-
: wards, some rsors,;,n, .it is sippt:,le td-
be the same negrn, stole Mr. JM.
Croxton's fine gray ,inarei as will be
seen by advertisewerit. '.Ir. Cr,.xstol,
is another one orour very best and pur-
,est citizens, and -it is' full ,time that
ndgroes and white men, who arecom-
mitting such acts of., villainy, should
be properly handle.,. The last Leg-
islature amended the patrol laws of
1861, so as to muake all pers-onis bet woon
-'16 ands.60 subject to duty, and -it is
the duty ot the county Commissioners
;*'. tO organize the patrol, for certainly
r there is a necessity for it-a ve-y great

+" one. as negroes are'allowed more lib-
erties now than ever before, when
what is transpiring daily teaches the
importance of keeping a tiht rein up-
on them. .
Stealing and alll kinds of xillaitiy, is:
the 7 order of the-day, and t .seems
More .difficult to d(tctem the "ro u-,
> now thnn in timehou',eac e "We have
-never found the least clue to the ras-
eal who stole our trunk from the de-
pot last December, and are commen--
cing to feel the want of it, as a matter
qofcourse---old clothes tbout tworn out.
Mr. Croxton's mare has .bcen recap-
tar e d -- :*' "* .: *. ... ++- :

.-- L ', A Brutal Murder. -
A. aged gentleman, by the name -of
Jones, was'seated confiJltably around
his fireside in this cuunty, enjoying the
evenings rest after the labors of .the
day, and some scoundrel, whose naiue
Las not yet been discovered, crept up
in the dark of night and shot tlie old
gentleman in the back, killing himniu-
: stantly. We have heard that su,,pi-
cion rests on some white man, and we
hope that the assassin may be f.und
out, and treated, by an ininant coMn-
munity, as his crime merits.

The Rainey Seasoa.

I aj. Pidkens Bird. "
I This noble and brave officer receiy-
ed a ii,,,ttal wound in*-the battles be-
-tur M.'R c ~ -rifil. TT- h;i^Q -..
j1i~j. Bi',.l Wr as brave as any livil'-
nt:,n, iiim he is -a great loss to Gen.
I r,,.ga t'-! B r i ,],:..
Since, the above was in type, Gen.
F. has been wounded.

-From Port Royal.
Throu-gh the kindness of Serg't.
M aj. 11iCk'i-sn, a on ,,fthe di.-tlii,.ii.-
.ed _Captain, wb have- beora us the

PalmettolHerald, fxmiwhich we extract.
In addition to Mead's address to
his sililiers. it represents hill assaying
to the I it:1 who refuse to do duty be-
cause thei r term of service has expir-
-ed, "that.,they will be shot down with-
out any formn or trial if at this critical
Moment they decline to do their duty
in thee field."
Gen. Gordon takes the place of Gen.
Birney in the Florida department.
There is a call for the mongrels there
to send delegates to the Baltimore con'-
yen tioi,, all colors are called.
It says: ,1
Everynmaleoinhabitant, twenty-one
years of age, who has resided in the
State six months, with the intention of
making itis. home, is invited to par-
ticipate 6n. the proceedings, and is cli-
: gibl.itoithi-e office of delegate.

We extract-tlie following from the
"FreeSouth" Wilson deserted our"
cause, and we hope that he may yet
m,1.,1t w\\\ a just reward. -
11o*,-GEN.i-;rFINGAN 4- ITLJZED'
AC,,N.'-,TiiPT-T he IRtbel commander
in Floi'da is a shrewd f'e.low. pis
fortiur 'ipericune as s3erg-oant in-the
U.-t. rog-ilar army; and, subsequent-
:Ay, as railroad contractor, with the
e1;arge (At:,(gangs of laborers, has. made
him anhdap'tin. the management; of
his countrymeti. The ingenuity and
fertility ,,T excuse ih. rish. character is
very well known,; *T,:~eh 4 Finegan is
always r.,a]yto, mrev ."and overcome it.
Jv.-.'.,oph \Vilson '.(now. of Fernandina,)
being, -regularly conscripted into the
reiet army, sought the General's quar
terse, relying off old-stanidiug intim, aCy
to procure irom his Compatriot an ex-
emption., hat for, will I iximpt ye,
Joseph.?" "Sure, Giu'-ral, it's lane
I am, arid [ couldn't march at all."
"You'&ave an illecinit fi.-ure fur horse-
back, Joseph'. \.'-'ll put you into, the
cavalry', and youromborse will do tile
ii~i'r.'hiig for you, Z11n.1 you will "be
iresh t,-, do the fightip.^" "But Gen-

er'al, %liat kind of cavalryman will I
make ? /1 never was on a horse in my
life. I'nL sure cant ride "Then
you ;trf the very man we want," said
":'Fin gatii _"I' detail you at'oBht e to
guard bi riduL: near Lake. City. Every,
.,ljchk_,uyad that's'been on that post has
(I CQr ted.' Joseph, you're a treasure!
You: can't run away, and you can't ride
away. I've ).-een w.f ltin such a-man
oi aa Ihm, time. It's, a l ngsteady
job yot shallhave with us, Joseph.
And i'm inuch ,bli,.-, to you for-an-
swcring our call so promptly." -

Thl L:ndon Index proposes to Par-
son uBeecher to preach a sermon from
tihollowing text': I will say to the
.North y,,'ie up,,: aud to the Si-uth ,give._
not b;!ck," (is.\MA:T. 'Chapter x'liii,
v cr s e G t} ,.) 7 <

E" X plunlbus I :iiuin. +
V/hen 1FI'jridiansr' present a sotid
Front and astound the world with a
glorious charge upon the enemy, Geor-
eia, V irginia, the C airolinas3 a11 of
-&he Sudtlhera State, a .prlrion of.t~he.
Northern. Stdtes, aud many European
coiluutries are represented

From 0Or Florida Exchanges.
'The Quincy Di.,palcht of the "'?lh
'says :, .
Irjor G. W. .Cunuingha~m announces
the appointmentl of Capt. J. B. Oliver as
Gene~ral. Agent for thae collection of wool
in this State.- ";. .- "-":

On the S.mall Pox question, it says:
We are pleased to be'able to 'assure our
readers and the public generally, that this
'dangerous and loathesome disease is fast
disappearing from'our mi .]. No new
case has been reported for the last seve-
ral W*eehs, and old cases are rapidly c0n-
valescing, if indeed they have not quite
recovered. : -
-We now consider all danger of the dis-
ease spreading has passed, and citizens
from thl- country, need apprehend no dan-
ger. of, contracting it by visiting our town.
Of .c urse some time must elapse before
it would-be pirident'[fo visit-the .houses
where the fsease has prevailed; but out-
vide of these houses,n o danger need be

Sherman's actual force in our front
is now reckoned at. seventy thousand.
LjAji3 wuuni lau itic aLLu-VA~aU ^a -V-trec
he left (Chattanooga._
-LossEs IN LEE's ARMY.- All of
his Generals have submitted their re-
ports to Gen. Lee, as we learn from
the Richmond papers, and fourteen
thousand will cover our entire loss of
killed, wboinded and missing in the- re-
cent series of battles with'Gen. Grant's.
army. The suprintendentof'.Hospitals
reports offlciallyi that !,130 wounded
from Gen. Lce's army have been re-
ceived and distributed among the va-
rious hospitals. It. appears 'then that
'2,870, the balance of 14,000, covers
our killed and inissing. The"claim of
Yankee Secretary of War Stanton of
8,000 prisoners is at least: 6;000 over
,the mark, but.Stanton, et idomne pen-
us Yankee, has long since abandoned,
even all approximations to the t ruth.
SSavnnah X 's.
We have lately recorded the loss by
death of two Brigadiers *Tenkins.
Two Brigadiers Walker-W. S. Wal-
ker, lately of this Department, and H.
11. Walker, of Virginia--bhave- lately
and about the same time, but in dif-
ferent fields, received severe, w,-,unds
in the foot.
Brutus J. Clay, says the losses in the
recent battles will reach 75,000, that
the greatest discouragements exist in
the Cabinet" fand that another call for*
300,000 men will soon be issued.
A letter received from Admiral Por-
ter pronounces Banks' recent expedi-
tion a most disastrous failure..
By an order of .Lincoln's War De-
partment, Gen. Stone, of Ball's Bluff
of Leesburg memory and of late Cbief
of Staff to Gen. Banks, has been re-

duced to his original rank--Colonel
in the regular army-and ordered to
return to his rigiment. Gens. Naglee,
Andrew Porter, and some others, have
been nipped in like manner.
The London correspondent or the'
New YprkTimes, of the 30th of April,
says memorials will shortly be presen-
ted to Parliament, from every point of
the Kingdom, under the auspices of
the clergy of the established Church,
urging the Government to use its in-
fluence to stop the war in America.
Mouton, Who was killed at the battle
of Mansfield, was a graduate of West
Point, and was about thirty-seven
years of age. beforee the war he was
a planter of great wealth. He was the
son ofcx-Gov. Mouton'i of.Lousiana, a
grandson of Ex-Oov. Jaques Du-
pree, ZfOpeldusas, and a cousin to Lu-
cius J. Dupree, now one of the Repre-
sentatives tf Louisiana in the Confed-
erate Congress. He married a cous-
in, Miss Dpprpe who with several
children, is left to mouroais loss.
j8@ It was shown in a recent trial
in Parisian court of law, that Erlanger
&,Co., the bankers, had. cleared 19,-
500,000 francs by 'the Confederate

promised to advise you of any little inci-
dent which may have transpired down here
I will now fulfil mypronlise.
On dress parade a- day or two since,
Capt J. J. DicKisox presented to his gal-
lant command certain trophies, captured
by them from the gunboat Columbine.
Among them,was a naval sword and three
signal flags; one of which was pierced
With. many bullet holes,
Capt. D. in offering the beautiful sword
to Lieut, Bates of the Artillery, compli-
mented himn very, highly for his bravery
and efficiency in both engagements with
the gunboats, &c, Lieut. B. responded- in
a chaste and appropriate little spec~ch,i
declaring '-that he would never be willing
to sheathe the sword, until peace was de-
clared and'Iis country free &c. &o.
Capt. D. then presented death company
with a fl5i*.
The parade ground exhibited a very
picturesque appearance with the different
flags flying to the breeze ; but in the mid-
ground, there was one of a large size, with
the stars and stripes. This was suspend.
ed with the. union down, and its folds
trailing -in the dust, The sight of this
flag, once so glorious, so hallowed and so
cherished by us all, brought momen-
tarily- melancholy- reflections to our
bosoms; out it has now been so degrad-
ed" and prostituted, that the pang was
only evanescent and sopn passed away.
I send you the congratulatory address"
of. Cafp(. D. to his troops on the occasion.
There has not been any gunboats up the
-St.Johus lately. All quiet-along the riv-_
6fr to-nighlit.
I. 'WlIf.,-e'e re it winds by dale or hill,
All, all is peaceful, all is still.
Inhaste. Au revoir. N. H. M.

DEUaEG-4-I. i.i,1.--j- nrviewving ll ie
developments.and probabilities of the
pending cumI aign, the Examiner, of
M onday, rem -rks : "
We turn with pleasure to' the solid
ground of triumph t urnished by the
new achievement of 'Beauregird.,
Whatever criticism may be made on
that General's conduct as a leader in
the'first year 'f the war, is'nullified by
the remarkable decision, prompititude
and success ith which he acts now,
when experience has given confidence
to his genius,
A correspondent of the Houston-
Texas, Telegraph'writes from Matagorl
da, that on -the 12th ult., the Fedeila-
guuboats Alabama and Estelle, attack,
ed the Confederate States gunboat J.
F. Carr, andgfter a fight of twvp hours
and a half Were signally repulsed. The
Alabama wis struck below, the water
line on the lort side., and retired in a
sinking conlition.
Chester, Tirginia, is on the Rich-
mond and Petersburg railway, thirteen
miles from Richmond, and nine from
Petersburg.; Walthall Junction is six.
miles from (Petersbprg, on the same
Gen. Bre'Anridge 'slate movements
in Western Virginia confirm and justi-
fy -the besi:expections of his many
He has pade actually in ten days,
a campaigrwhich will compare with
any campaigA of the. war, time and re-
sultsconsiderled. Such Generals-should
be kept at the kind. of work for which
they are bestsuited.
Gen. Lee rarely uses the possessive
epithet "My," in reportingg results of
acts under his command. He rarely
refers to "my command," "my forces,"
"my lines."
The Petersburg Express announces
ir--deatf-lf(I.. '.Alberr -G.T-nkmus,'
which Oecurred, in Pulaski 'Coun.ty,
Tenn., on the 21stinvt., f'om, wounds
received as latelyIrutported. He had
done good service a- a partizan and
dashing leadpr of mounted ien.
The distinguished Major General Me-
Laws has orived in Savannah, where
he assume eommamd, relieving Major
General Gtmer.
NEw B aG. GEN.-The Richmond
papers .anipunce that Colonel Wm.
Butler, of tie Ist South Carolina (Reg-
ular) Infanty, has been.commissioned
Brig. Gen. a the Provisional Army.

TzR.-Contaodore W. D. Porter, the
eldest so)n :f old Commodore David
Porter, anc thb elder brother of Ad-
miral Davi D. Porter, Red River,
died on Su ay morning, 1st inst., at
St Luke's hospital, New York, of dis-
ease of the eart.
,Gen. Loijstreet has so far recovered
from the, w tnd received in the battle
of the Wilcrness, that he expects to
take the field in about three weeks.

SC.. on thehe school ,
C., oa the death f her school m.i,t Miss
^ 1 -.

R. E. LEE, General.

June 9, 5 o'clock, P.M. JN
Heth's division participated with 13well
in the fight yesterday, capturing over 200
prisoners. ,Among hiM wounded was Brig.
Gen. Kirkland, slighty.
The -enemy at one time broke through
Breckenridge's "division, capturing three
pieces of -artillery. Finegan, however',
quickly came up, ..-oaptugring one piepe
from the enemy.
Gene. Law and Finegan slightly woun--
ded, latter did not leave the field.
RICHMOND, June 4.-The enemy renew-
ed the attempt last night to carry a o m-
manding. position near Gains'.IMIlil! held
by our right and. were again repulsed with
heavy loss.
During the fight. Gen. Bredkenridge's
horse was killed under him'by a shell in:
the b reast. .. ..
,,The General received a painful but not
serious injuries from the sudden fall by
his horse.
About four and a half a. m., to-day the
enemy made an attack upon the right of
our line in front of Gen. Hoke and pirt of
Breckenridge's line. He was repulsed
without difficulty. He succeeded, how-
ever, in penetrating a salient in Brecken-
ridge's line and captured a portion of. a
battallion posted there.
Gen. Finegan's brigade', and a Maryland
battallion. immediately drove the enemy
back with severe lpas. Repeated attacks
were made upon Gen. Anderson's position,
chiefly against his right, under Gen. Ker-
hliaw. They were'^neE-y great eS-dT-,d
ness and repulhed in-every instance.- .The.
attack extended to our our extreme left
under Gen. Early, With like result. Later
in the. day it was twice rne~wd against
Hetb, who occupied Early's left,, but~the
enemy was repulsed with loss. Gen Hamp-
ton encountered the enemy's Cavalry near
Hawe's shop, and a part of Wm. H. F.
Lee's division drove them from their en-
trenchments Our loss is small. Our
success,'under the blessing of Gdod, is all
that could be executed. "
(Signed) WT E, LEE, General.
Four regiments of Yankees were mus-
tered- out of service at Kingston on Thurs-
day last, The time of service of 18,000
Federal will expire during'the next 20
days. ,
Edward A. Pollard has been sent to Fort
Lafayette. Belle Boydbhas been releas-
ed. ;* '* / : '.'
RIoHMox, June 8. -This morming was
ushered in with loud reports of connona-
ding north of the city, continuing until.
nearly ten o'clock. About noon" it'was
ascertained that the enemy had attacked
ed our lines on the right, with" desperate
energy, but had been repulsed with ease.

We have a regular rainey season
in East and Suuth Florida,, u'ncrally
commencing abont, the lh'-t ,tl June.,
and lasting until f',ll. It hus already-
commenced in eart'e-t, midl tnlc$i it


proves severe we wiIl-11aLke a g6od".
crop of corn in this section. We are
hearing favorable accounts of tlhe corn-
crops generally. -
Vegetables and Fruit.
Vegetables and berries have com-
menced to come in, and they will .oon.
be in abundance, to which will be ad-
ded in a short time, mcllons, peaches
and other fruits, all of which will be
regarded as great ltuuries in thins
time of bloodshed, distress and priva-

Members of the Legislature.
The 'regular election for members
of the House of Representatives of
this State, takes place in October next,
and it is important that th-a very best
.. election? sh ,_u1ld_ be _ina~de, _a.u,_ __t! he_
sooner candidates are announced, the
better will be the chance of the people
at home and citizens in the army, to
make good selections. Some of the
old members stated during list session,
:", that they would not be candidates for
, The Magnolia House.
" For the information of the public
we anhounce that the above naied
:< Hotel is open, where travellei' can be-
as well entertained as the times will ad-

Col. J. A. 0. Gerry.'
-'We are happy to welcome bitk

again, to the'land of sunshine and
chivairy, our friend Gerry, who for
some time was the editor of the Lake
.,: (City Columbian. From report we
''*d "i~l that ho had been captured and
r:. u r Iughly handled by the enemy. We
Shear that his health has been
- nipj"diaA the result of his visi to a
; foreign landi

s4-~. Not less than fifty citizens, or
sots of citizens of Richmond, were ei-
ther slain or wounded in the battles on
the Southside.
There are over 1,000 patients in the
hospitals at Columbus, and-'more are
expected. The surgeons are looking
around now for other buildings.

Letter From Lt. Peeler.
We are kindly permitted to take -the
following extract ofa'ietter from Lieut, A.
J. PEELER to his wife in this city,
dated Johnson's Island, Sandusky. Ohio,
April 17h, 1664. We are gratified to
hear from Lieut. P. again, (as we know
man} of our readers i'ill be,) and that
he is .enduring his imprisonment so well.
We hope and believe that'it will not-con-
tinue imuch longer:-Floridian I Journal.
. WNP.re still i1-1 Xp-ing an eOtOIi-UgS, bvU&
not without misgivings and fears. I still
think, as I have thought heretofore, that,
after several large battles, a-general ex-
change will take place. As the weather
grows warmer, theprison yard presents a
livelier appearance. Out door amusements,
such as running, jumping, base-ball, bull
pen and prisoouer's base, are going on all
the time. Those who, like -ground squir-
rels, have been burrowed in their bunks
all the winter, are joining in the fun with
great spirit, glad of the *opportunity to
take exercise, and I meet every day on
the rebel avenue some faces I have. not
seen since last fall. Thespian and min-
strel performances are being resumed.-
Clas-es of French, German Matbematics
and military tactics are' being formed.--
We hAve concluded, after many long, long
months of experience within prison walls,
that. it is best to try to be cheerful and
keep the mind employed. None of us
are 'in the least despondent, indeed we are
decidely hopeful. Capt. Joshua Mizell, of
tlie, 8th Fla,, died here in hospital on the
10th inst,-of pneumonia. Ho was an ex-
-6ellent man and good officer. He was
from Orlando, E. Fla. All the officers are-
A convention has been held in Louis-
ville, and the delegates from Chicago haye
been instructed to vote for McClellan for
the Presidency. Those, from Baltimore
for Lincoln,

A ,ight Draft oq Leonard Dozier made
by Henry V,. Doz~er. in fivar of Lte
unaersigned. The amouL specifiedin Lio
Droll is $113.60.
All parties are hereby cautioned againstt
trading tor the said Draft., as Lhe payment
of the same to any person other;1than AhO
undersigned has bea stopped.
June 11, 75--w

" will sell Salt for. money, or exchange
it for Sugar, Hides, Lard, Bacon aud
produce generally. J. A. _l.kSON.
Gainesville, June, 11, 75--4t

Camp Call, May 31st, 1864.4.
*:Brot~t,.r Ofl&r, ahd S'otdi-v. -

You have displayed in your late engage-
ment, with the efnemy, the highest quali-
ties of the soldier. You have shown how
much can b, accomplished''by courage,
skill and perseveraine. You have under-
gone great fatigue and hardship without a
murmur, and have exhibited a disposition
to follow-your, leader, whenever .he gave
the. command to forward !
Need I ask you the result? You have
accomplished more. than has ever been
done in the same length of time, by any
other force in Florida.
In less than ten -days, you have- taken:
123. prisoners, 'captured. a gunboat with
.two .fine guns, and over 100 stand of
small arms, horses &c. "I have no hesi-
tation in saying, that. you.have killed and
wounded no lass than 75 of the enemy.
,This, my braveisoldiers, will compare
with any campaign of the war, and by the
blessing of Divine Providence, not a man
on our side has been hurt-all spared to
njoy the fruits of your glorious victories.
Soldiers! accept my grateful acknowl-
edgments for thewanner-in which you have
conducted yours es, and let tis be vigi-
lant and .ever, ready, and never be satis,

'- S .. ..'T T
A small black mare mule, 3 years old4
was hlAt seen at Hog-Lown creek.
Information if her whereabouts thank,,
fully received by -S. A. SWANN,'
at office Fla. R. R.
June 11, 75-2w