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TKE WAR FOR THE UNiQN.
THE BATTLBJ)P_BULL RUN.
f?Mf>TJ\n Sraea-J CmrttvottAnt.
WABHiKKTOUt aluly 23, I*-* ??
Jfy aarrutive of tbis extrsdYdwary battle can
BaTtii-'ely euilrse* no*t of wbat oeeuir.'d
witb th* dinio.-i '.:.<!? r Gen. Tjler, Whl*
upei.e.1 tne attatk, ali.h waa, witb tbe ?*?**?
C*o of oue bngaJo, jiofaiBtoij ?*?*? fr.'M
tfta b*giii.>iog to th.. tnl, and which, ao far aa
1 a*n Jaaifs tfin Iba eairjaa in oraaah o*BBta
ran, wa* tiw bv-t to > I -'?? ta ibe pauio arbkk
i thiaoab Ho army. lt ii aaal aarfejjabBOi
tbui Vin ajoOHef ''xten-ied over a *p?ce Bf mai'.v
mil t, B'.-i Uiat tha Mforiaooi of ? ??"?-> ",''
avr.-.-r OMjM |T**B OBtJ BMOB d-'iil* Wt** ItV
i,ly aarnaadad hu... The aoooial pr.-gre.fl
aud 8B*JMta ..i tho aol M anaaMpaoi w?r? aJ,*'a"
ren?, tro.ii lha auvi'MV'! ;,-._??.? '? ?/?**? Tflott
?*!a 'iud of thOll >t Wdj M p-Biible for IM to
aprtiik ftaJafri bot the parti.raiar MOl eme..: ih'Um
d.i noa unti-r C*l, Haotof aud C*i Bt?mfm*
ma.. ahuuid Iw tuld of by otbera, wbo acoonipa
k_. sl tbem. , ..
1 or tl e eiear aDd-rata..J*ng ti th.. laaara, tha
bLu af b tti , alu.o..gb oi'un fbjea, taoat ba
?ar*. more bri-'flv Ml J. tnt* The MJa M -eugth
ha4 Ual t-stt-J at.d iflirmed by the bOt ikilW h
?l raorsfJiy, lha r^At of Which tli- i.'-t jurti'y
a aceouii B.'r:..ua atteui;! BfMj the OMM grouud.
Iharh aa*, i*m-t> ??*???-, abaaaaal afiiOB*>ea thnt tho
iMit.ro liue af .I't i:" s alOBf Bai B?l w~"
rtquily lorm.dable, and ihnt B0| utiack upou a
ehmh poiut would he arttWaaaWj hi^ardoua. lt was
tbe.i.'i.'r.. deti-rni i.eu fo open Ue assault iu tv
d'i?Ttit,n? ?in:'iU:iiii*oui->y, aud to ofl'er a feint ti
B tbird aOaOJa, to diverl atwi't-.i!*, aud, il po?*i
ple, coofuie the flBBM|* aWiaaa. Aceordiuplv.
Coi. fl8B*fl*vaMMi vi as left with ? edoritorabt*
battery of BTtfjVlj wd ?n<* biifflie lha I
ot Ot*,,. T>i.*r-- aWaJBO Bt tbu BOBOa ol the
*aii . ,sh af Taavaiaj, wuii liincutoo t*> ifao
beatily with 080080 at al-out the mt.ui.ut of tue
real at.ach elsewbere. ThB n'trtairnl-r of I
Tjlera dmai ?, his lat, 'Jd, aiid'.tt brgade*,
with powerlul artili-ry, l.ut witb >ut Whttt y,
was raiit to cr.a? Bai Ruu at a i?>uit a wtAt
and a b.-ill or Ban la Ihe right, upou a roaJ
bona-n aa bbM BOjOO l.n^^e f..ad. ? wtslBa/ff
wiug, couipii"'!.;; tbe df.'-ioua of Col. I.
auu Oionel in .u /..l uuu, was eairi'd on und a
gtu.d imnttt to the rifht, iviih th.v parai
brtabog uiK>n tl.o enemy in flank aud i.ar, v.d
Oxieitig them toward C?.*,.. Tjler, l?y wben their
regular re'rent *bould h* cut ofT. Col. U
BMsaMO reinan.-d at Ceutrewlle iu NWrfO, aiid
bati uo part in tb<- :ittk?n.
Jwrnj beion- liawii, the three .iiv'.r.oiiB m\Vu'a
Biata ned the batti. nwed from f'eutreviUo to
tbe ..?taok. The m.tr.h waa alow, and, V. a cer
Uiu df*?re*, irrr>-ular. l^en at that hour, Ihara
aaaaaad a bu-k oi nuity ai.l Bfitoot fWfiia imif
the oai.-era, "whieh aaaaMlhaaa WBI uiude too tti
d?Lt U? the ttaayi uut to afftft thtir spirlt and
?iemeauor. 1 kaa*** it juit to aay that, *t the
**ry <i|ieoiDg ol ttie auy, it was plain to all that
real uud aound tiisopliut* wus abauJoutJ. 1 do
aot rueau tbat this was the rase with eeparute
BaahflMBBIj niai'. oi"utiieb were alwaya proui;.',
?OB, and ptrter-tly a! liie iMpoaal af tbeir coni
BUuiitiS but With th- brigBBwl, IhO aJaTflBMl ,
aven lue army, aa a mbBbOj 'iho march was
OOBttaoaO until, Bt &4 o'oloek, Oen. Tyler'a
ttt ''io* **d leachvd ibe plaeo of ita attock.
Iii* B**o*a1 ..nl TIW aWfaoaa, iboVi Gao.
rkh-uek aud Coi. Sherirui., OJOIO armyed in
?on af bifle, th.* loru.fr takiug the Mt, and
the iatUT, after eome ebaogr.*, tbe right of the j
ro*'l. B|irBBthB*an weta aaadMd forward, \.h<>, j
atw-i. daai upou Bull l.uu, eucouuterttl tbe
pi.r | ? l tbe enfBjy, mtu\ prmeuUy eichanged
irr.?cilar aboia with them, by wmeh il^ht inju
rie? were eaused oi hoth sirles. Notir.ng furUnf
waa aUi'ii.fteti by the iufaataf lor bours. A
heuvv o.'puuud r,'1.'-! caui;ou was blOOgM waj
farv*aid on the roa-i, a; 1 urvw a BB |
a__4*<n aaaaaaj Hm rahai i....*., wttkh waoi inli*
Hui i';. i-.eti fonoed and forn,iiig a ai.le be'.oie
oa. Tbaao wero aa! loawaraaa anJ, hl a wh.le,
|h" '?:tui.^.,udt, viu:? diatH.nUnoei iroui our biJe.
Our aaaitk'ij w.m l** comuiautlii.g and eaa
aaVur ihiin th't we had BOMBBMa] BB Thursdny.
TS'e tv-re rtll Bt>fi?a fhe va'ih y af Bull Baa,
lut Iba flBBBBBBt BMBfl our s'.de wua more gra<l'i
al, a"i OO were aafraoolad by thick woods down
akiost ta U-e r.iTiu?-; tiirougu wlnch tho Ktieant
fow^. 'Ile 4*nem>, ou tho conin ry. had cleared
mmmu ad obitru.-tii:?_; laliaja, aud bart-d tbt* earth
io BMiy tiiret-ri.-n 88CI Ofhiab Ibey eould briiiu
their a-i.ilery upon ut. Clauips af trees ?nd
husi.v itin;.i-..l vvhirtver tli.*;.- earthwf.,kr aud
?tbei 1 JW BBBl aoaM be autaaiageoua
ly p!uut?d au..0 *bWbbj. The ground oa their
?hi.- oaa aoatly aopariar ^>t)ur?, It roso in ngo*
lar 'J.i.'i s |a gtoat h::hls but wa* broken iutu
IflflflBBi a:.d tenrae*** iu ntijilKjrh'ru* piaocB, upon
vhi.h atronv earthworks were BOfeepsively plant
*>d, b .....* openlj, bat tbo grt-U*r part rMBMealaa.
Th.* !-> " i..urval l>ttweeu our first diaehBtga
of u^il'-rv n..d t'< ]'.. tira altaek aftaaVll ahal>
?iant t.pp.,rttini.y to t.verlook tiie gto'tud. Iu
bo Bjal 1 ? ? BJOBat Natum Lad
aup, 1 posit aaa of dcfaaae which i ueedtd
but ltlii.* Lbor to r,*, :? tbem tb-ejaraWi) for
?udul'I**. How I ?? pBaTBBtagaa Lad
bte*. miprovetl wn l.notv l.y tho enonnoua **fi4,rtB
aafaaah ajajoiooolioa! ta dJUodfo thf troop
by tl,-' ol.*tiuat<' oj.,*-' dtfoo v.l.irh thej diaplajred Lt -
t,.- ? ? from poial : ? j iot
V. bii.' aay o:?i i,a *Yvu^<d, qniet aud alort,
tjtjXi. Jl.llt.Wt'11 lfvi t!,'.' C0lUaU."8 ol lluutef BBd
lliiBlliaOlBO lar arouml by tbe rij_.Lt, to Ihe en.
auy r llatik aud rear. 'ihe mireb waa loDir ai.d
a-iul-ijei*; r!ow, ior it waa not tintil arn'Ot 11
(',-,,_.> that we Wata ; BJ to d->etm*r bdiectioua
of t,. mtt t: ?* rebrt". From Kiehard
?ot.'- j "'rj, la t'? left. b-ne*..r, we hcaid, ut
i- ibe eomunenetMi.i.t of vigorjuscuuuoo
oeirifc'. Tbe ?**-*i?. ttiUcw Bo.iad from hu dtaUuit
lOMBliaa wa* ail lhai brokt* tbe Bilouoe ior nearly
?a h' ur. Thea tu* tarrying i.f iwr oflicers np
?ua ioon l-be HB, und thror.h bbb Woobo, Ml
o* tr.afr fur a-anult war* a'-o <t H OfOO. Tbi
ak-iLirtfrs bud I tttt 1 I f irk and 1*1
?batti* at tb* BOatkl ... aaaa v.l.u-o, ba*
#nre ativaoc.ir?. 8 -r- w BOOl w.re tttrvWD. A*
t bur-u, tbe reli's ^itarmtti out ttm ibeir
Ir -;' plw^s, aud to.'k ., *t fltittaM
port l-evt.ri'J. OeO. I ajpate W18 tttytei
t\,Twau\ at tle hn, bot, bai
tOolWad Iho lull fire of a oatu-ry n.-uake.i with
busher, U i'ore whitb tUy r.t..e.l to t!,.*ir firat
Itne. Ajjaiu all tftttAhmt were tWBBi ide-i by l Bf
^ivie-ron, aaa| Bi.nl II oVloeh tbe coutaat was
tBBmmi oa by tho artill-ry, which, indwd, at that
hmjt% rtMroidod \r*n **7 f^ff ^ ^ H^ .
Tbe a?*.i-> BJ -.rtillry in*i*t bi.fl MitaJJaj ORJ
five or iii BrfloOa Irom Kktardaoa'a piaitioa, nt
?he ext-oni^ 1' fi. ar.itiud to liui.tw'fl. at Ibo
ri.ht. The rnilr and rattle R*ero HoaBRR* ?"?
?i air above tbe vatt tfeld aoon bceam.* tbie*
wjih anioke.
Sfltldoah a Um of troop*- WU **_\ ?"?'""J
... ? i* in adv anto ol
over Ho flff-fl Iffl-flfcpO proca*-? ? ?
. ?. , ,__..,_, u.*j_t diHWi'**' Bl
ua, and flBliB * aulo?Vt* ie****
wbvb the Betal iufaairy bad aerfl otea.
34 BrtRBflV, <*nJ?r Cta. ?*????* w" "J
dLn .nm. -t. ataBr-f amoog the ?? ?4
foi repidlv around by tho figM, bctoo" *NJ??.
and tflflard ..ae of tho eaemy". b.at p BBMfl,
Brial Toilova a/*?aalflt*7 ?'?'? M)0U 8,ler b,*1'J*
but the inioke hung aVd a vail taftlfl us, and it
waa BRJflflBiWo tv. di**".i.r by whom, or axai-iBt
wloiij, tboy were direitod. A pufl' ot wind al
terward deaired tbo vieiv, and we uaw tbo b*ig
ade itill in tirm line, nnd a-lvanomg wo'i gfflfll
apeed. A iv* ih...*, and a rouni or two of ar
tii'ory nejt- OBOM <*'?*? Ihe niibt 111. .ri tbo ?M
Brigflfla. whi.h ta*J ii.it vot u ?>v ?<> iW t\. 1 .1
v. l.u-n, aa a wb'.lo, taM it-* p*at .?*?.-..r-iy, al
tb*>iii'h l ime oqafldfl Ifflfcfl aml run iflfl - tbe npon
ri.rid. Order* woro |hrea to tho Btflfl toDo Bpaa
tboir fa**e* fltaa aat iii moti.n, na.l BMBORRfl. by
..rtiMory. Hoaafflf proper tbis procau*i"ii nniy
hare bt*n at tbit tui.**, it flfBaBarBBd'On^BBd out
to be oue of tbe moit latol can*e_ ol tbe ?le
iDiirali/atuiU of Hfl tl;vi*ioii. It was fo '.-*'?
q.jent]) ropeated that eome fegiaiaill. Bi la-*
oould ii.it be nir.Jo tt ftand at any pii t whut
ovur, tl.e liart reporl t-f ciiiuio:i or lnuik-'try
bouding tboiti HaHatlf B|MR tl?'ir Iflflaa. aml 1
aaw uii entire OBB-faflJ flf Hfl Hflfl-TflTl 'Jd
griiTel in tho duat at the BOOliflOBB- BBBBpiufe o*
a percuaaion cap flf ORO ?>l toeir flflB rifi**_.
At 14 o'tl.H'h the ranntiiiadiug waa KflflRfl
from our aide, und th.* BBafBofl flf tbe et.iiry
teeuiid to bc diBtraitrd from us. We aaofl Hflfl
ablo to doet-r) glflal .*?luiiioa of ainoke Bfaiflg
in inmt, in the prec.*** ? ar*<>t at wiii-h Tiuntora
1 ataall tava arr.mi. Thia gi<.*?..y aigaal
ol' tho buttle v.aved alafllj to tht. left, aupuriog
ua tliat lloiitor and I. BRR Rffllfl Bfll
forward, nnd ilffiag lln* enoroy before tlieui.
1 minw ti'io, arao r>*:i.t Irlgado Itaappoaifli
over Ho OOBaooflfl mt wLich tbey had b-m con
tonding, nnd Hfl rUfltflflfl fl|M I , I -xtal OfMOBttj
(MM riflfll tben;, piov-l tbat the pfRflORtfti I
wm iboir own. T . auntaifl a <d r"o.'.i".'co thom,
tbo NBOITO hi..[Bflfl flf CflBBBfll BflJOfl wtt tben
HaBgll iloviu, and BRIltal forwaro, in ?piie of
a tremendiMiH ?i.i,ii....ado wBkfl. <.|* BBd BBflfl thon.
from tho l.-ft, iu tbe *<aine line it I
Colouel St1.ru.n11 l.ioi tttfooroL Tbo MI bls
undor <;er" r,i! BflhOOflk, did tiot aliauro, but
?Hl inmBinfld v_' Ita graof- fltafo .t htd Um
fll ;.t tta very flBRMla The NORM t,f t':.
actiou vvan, tha*. our K!t wai at t!.o OBIOO of the
b_ttio anailod Liul bui*'*' luly lurnod; and al
thoiifih Ita oiiituiy d d not pur.ue tmu final tri
umj.h, if. wji? iii.t Ha haB af tho BaBBflBBflflflf of
Hai taigflflfl ttal giflRR aBaollaf arafl aot done.
L'olouo! K").'f m*"n IBBBRfli with bi. f-.ur r.^i
niont*, ;md x'.v *-,-,abd Brigado w_% left ifltJalad
at Hfl od^'e uf Ho battlo-grouud. It? Uit pro*
laatioR tbou v.it funi.-bed by the IfcJ-pound
Parrot riflod rflBRTT. fl-UOR. aome roda to tbe
ri^lit, auioug tbe bruauvto.d, waa raking tbe
road far anead, aid plunging fb.il among tb
tlroiigholda whieh Hfl OOMflB} fltill 'iixi-'*iio*l.
Al Balf pBlt II nrlotl. Ihe tattlfl Off
haro na.'hid Bl olimai. HRflROf'oaad) Il> I
mitu'x divi-iol'8 flffllfl d'op i 1 tb. fCeli.)'* poiai
taa, aial our ..'-vri ti.re.-, BieepBaa al*>?><> lbe
*2d Dri''t.de, waa Olfli at *fV*.rk. U-** HflO-MMfM
of artill-*?>' ojjd flBrtfrtrf flORRfld a on'i'auoua
nnd iinhrokeu rsar. vvhith ?4.iji**tJri?? *> Bfl
tuuixHuoualy to ta-iiiiic cjath'-f, but BBfflf lul.ed.
.<ln the hight-r taOtafl of, ta-afl] c) in -xi ?;. \n r.
BRtaaJy noon drivmg with iury c,*ie agu :.*t the
otber, aod Bkiwiy Bffll I ? rd th. 1*U?
Baaltaf pfOflY Hfll BRI uJVranue aaa r-ai-itt.l ,11
vn.ii. At one jioinf, the rcbol-j BflflflBBJ doler
I to r.?k all iniher tta B I - Mauy a
rogimetit waa brou.hl to u ? * t our t.iifel, ami all
were twoplback tMliatho BBBBflBflfflBBBflfl chatge*.
Pn*o:.' ra wbo wore aubaeijaeu-ly brought <a ad
ini.tidtbat BO-BBflf i'ur BflOffl, flflBBOHBy Ha
71ot Mflflr-Tark ffiftloaiil. liamaiT] mow,d down
aud at.iiJliilaU*d douh.e Hail BOfljtar. Two Ala
',-Bina rogiuieut*. iu B-BRRflflafl. woro out rijj'ut
and left by tbe TJst. Ti?c laaliag roiun.n waa
now fully dii*cer:ubl*', nnd the JaaoBflfl of our
BBtarfl vvc.8 eiiti* nt') not far d.r-t.nt. Tho gradual
bbai.dt.nment of tbtv.r pi-sitiooa by tho rebela
oould uot be duubttd. At biiu* poiiiti tboy fl d
preeip latt ly, but iu m?Ht caaet ?flflfll regularly
t*> the roar. It 11 probaWe thit they only d*>
cfrtid oi.o atreug poet for BRoBflC eien at-.r^ei,
acd tbit taROTflf fnr we might bave crurbed
tbem bwk, we Hflflhl t-tdi bave found theixi iu
tr-*ae.bed ard fortified to the laat--evon t?5
Manaati*. ttflotC But they Lad poiitiuly re
liiifjuialed tho vntire li-ifl ia wbicl tbey
bad .rat arrajed thcmi-lves agaitiit Tyier'a
diviaion, eioeplinf one foit.fi'.d lievation at the
l.-ft, wbinh eoull ead Bhould lavo beon ca.-riej
by tLe td Prigade ar hour before. How far the
euomy bad retreat*d beloie IluuUrand llei&Uel
BBM, I CanDot aay, but I am given to uader
rt v.i tlat Ihey bad f?.r*Rken all oaaflOjHflJ one
fOROlftll eartliworl with M_f OBBBBaaRBBBlBj
upon Ita Ugtafll ground of tbeir fio'.d. It waB
itna work whieh, lattr in tbo day, was atoraud
by the EaBROOO, t-'id otlicr re^imrnth, and which,
in aptte of a daring artd iutropidity whieh our
rob*-! pria* uer^ upeah ot' with an. aomoat. r* *i.>lod
their charge. Uut otber iin(*iTtunt worki bad
i * n OBfltfli by the -di and 4th P'i;;adeH 011 our
?ide, io tbat bttle appeared to r- maiu for our
victory but to porftH tLe unu.u ol the BBfl
BfllflBBBB. and to ht-ll tho ground Orfl bad won.
IjTt o l.re now Hlarkei.od oa both aid_t for m-voral
nitnut?*t. Altbo...;h tixe tuOTouieriU of our own
tr?x>p^ Rfflffl u.ii;*il) hiddon, we conld v*e a jieciiliar
activity amo;:c tue eoeiny at the apol where llnv
Lad been moat vehoniontly repul.-"4 by Heintrel
mau. A !*>f g line of uppuontiy ir.-tih regimentt
flfll broafht forward, aud tornud at tbe txlge of
a grovo thiongb whieh our men had j*t*ne*.iatod.
Kour tiiuoe we aaw tbi> liao bniken, aod re
feOBBfli by ita ottie. rt, who r*n'<? bi hind and drove
bnek t.i*. .- who fl. d v. i'.i. fluir i-word*. A fiftL
it waa ahatterod, aud leform-.l, lut e*>uld
M t l>*- ),.i.(xi- to athiid CflBB, and wa* M back to tue
f.irtii'-d j.'i'i und. Thit afloidofl ut who looked on
from tho iuw. r hattie-tioH, a new groutid f?r
tta c .* .;>n tiuit the triumph would ta wiih
BO,
Por nearly half an I.Dtir .ifl.r tl.i* we wore
K'ft in great OBBtttalaty. The en**tity liin*,"itrhed,
au i o'tr owa t- . ? * fotm I fll, ,<-d bf ..me
tur-torions obitacle. All that wa* done wittin
oar view wu tbo leading forward ol .Schwnck'a
hrij;ado a few hundred r.Kl* oa tbe opeu r.vad.
Pai ?? ra.aj vi ui, l'M._,criv>ii, b?*J K'"g tafaiR,
paavr-d ahen.1 to Biill taWO, .ind a-sund iMlMr-jfl
tbatHha li.l'l wn ifao f-r Beoitj a to le iti ad
vnr.-'", I** wa* n?* regar^ed hb af mneb imiioiit
n,. ]V,t,i H-ll '?"-'). ???* bOOOOI lf t?- ?."''?
was trtiiy iippslliug. The bbWO*J*I t',"..f hjy
Bhrawa *o thirkly that th-? w haj alaa aaaj aa*
otfter* tho groiud rajfa*ia| rpaee t > nany t> at
liii.l lo!:ii. Few of our nier* b'.d fufl'.*n*il li.*re,
r\ A aeeii ed that furt'.-'f Bs, th.y lay in
glBjBBU bWjbbbMYb, BU ll)f stt?'i?i 'rf pf IbOsBJ 8 ho
BJBOIfll was q.iiekly r.rned frorn tttM a.?'^ul !>??
?afci of Ihe b-.tib to tha boripfat basaoi **f ita
nuowiil. Dowa totn.'l our leff. wbieb ttm i-o
l,i g beeu ex|'Oi.'d. a !?? 0 ii.?' of tri*..|>* inou-J
Witb an alac il) th*t ii..li?*u'.-tl entiro I'r-.-l.ness.
Au tlit-y Btvt-pt ar<"j'i.J t,< haO BOJJ WflBBOl BOBO
wl.i.'h tha Bawaod Brbjaia res*,.,i, Bw ifajBery
frntii BW aWti iritrt'ii.htiiciif.s they h.*!d BBOO th-B
lield?tbat which ?hnii].l haaa bOfB oaetTOl bi
tiiiifs hy t.'ir idl<* ' i I -? ?';??! '?""?' ligMJ.
Orape -"A roiir.'i i-Y-t, BMlt aoeirlt8l| ivtiie.l,
itraeh tha gtaoad ?Mfor*), r,.},i;:j, r.'.l ea*h Bii
Of (i. . ?'-,..' , I I 'I *>boot
bim. The (>i'> rOfleMtita WON t*BOewbai ""?*??
ta.Tr,} bv ? alefl ni lha ">io\ bi.t the New-York
'.'tl was BBfo eriH.K.'l. Qaa. Behaoek wa* iu
great danger, to vtn.-h, i am flad to si;y. I;?
OfOIBJ p.*n- t> .' 0 aaaaaa, jidmy alway* thr.,"j_:h
lha hoMaal af Iho taa oa til bjoob) mimbm
than a ihiooj <>f pofet ]*? I ihaaai I****.
Bol nen thaa I tk bbwmI t-;->i***.
Ne-,. .-ti.. ..*.**. our arork ajiagnonaV Capt.
AltnifarTT, wiih the .,. ? . l.ad eotop!-.1' I I
brid.'e aero-s Hm l.un, OOaff Whitb mr aniloi
iBoeafl v.oif t.. pjss Mf tiie wounded. and by
wtii.-h our artilli ry 8M l ba lu-.n'i.l n; OtW Baai
i .......
wa* wiiiiaf, BtfrhwanUj ht us, itbout .ur i%%
m, j? .. , ( ,' ;'.,. -'; ;. MH !?'?'? 'fhe
ii.ou oi thi hfijBBst. Bl I ?-??-*, WaJl Ira*, awthaaajl
Ihe) b??...-. to ??...? f aow ? .-. Dawribaa gapsand
Bf t*vBM in the raok* of j
the Naw.Vofh ?:?!. Faoi omo woia Isra la bm*** ,
hy b liBfie loooil af ftwaa ahati an.l th ai UmtA
?>.,.,,- aj i .., atH-d
Til rarui.jfe a'.ound aeru.fd uio.'e ternut*
tban it real.y wa^'ao hideoua wai tbe nnture of
the wo
A f*w BBMahM 1*880. aid tbe gTeOl p^ril nf
our .:i.-i "!', tb.it tttm Bhaoli bavo bi.u lore
ttm aud protil.tl BgaJaot, OMO BfOO OO. T. I
e.'.-r , ilfMtad uj-.u t;,- i. 0 Iaa) aaiweao u*
a?d our way af o traat Vil,. t;.) l..i'..l, hi
oue* ibobtoJ it, t. poraui laua .ie>i ,o:?ad
v.-i'ita^e, it - . I Bl
. ?,; . M*aa aod aoad Iaa
.. M.'Co.-k ,-i U.e Iit I
tt? baaa .h.B diia.i.r. lt i*
BMaaajad ? Ifl I * anco to the tamtm *?'
OMeared bim, ai 1 that Ibi ?" rr .
tl ? u tvahdri-sa. Bottiltbiatlw Iholiwlaw I
thepatirw inh" tl. n r.v w, r- dl*
I*:...-.!. l'...|
I j. Ml ?<? . th 11 I IW r ?
h*d ao j"*t aaaaa, < - "'?
llBBBjlBH bjBWB Hinie,
of ihe.r f^ar aiuoi.B-a'!. ll
Miod wokh BBtbiai bbbbI -
bn aj ?
bii fli.-ou v.'.mM ?
8WB U.eii. * .ur *,'..' b 1* "f tha I ?': I like
aMDmotion waa | BlBB 1 i I
ranie. The Bah I I I
lOflflaaoM * ' ** ?"u'a> ?
i af oaaiBw* aaal ?'?
rounled a -i. i . '? had been laal
for o*:r hcnptal. N t.'0 UUell'
cuui^g- oi .i ,-,u-..l.-rH??>!>? '. ? Baaasd
ll.e;:, i, : |
rrad..-*t ?e*p?.Bi a*id n }.? i'-d lhi
ahM iK'ifit ir..;o bl I.;; .??i-upe-1. It I ?
t. ?-....
|0 ?; l ? a<....i a ..
Bod i ',' M 1 I ? 1 I *.? Ibol .
Ijriag Wtmtf c>;..d have foiyt:' i for u inouieiit
it* atTrifhtj aud poaoal la na wi.at I
meu rru'.tl do, tlio i.alio.i ui ^Ut Bi:^ Live 88
the Batldeiit di?j;rBve whith Rta.t.fl IU h:ittrj.
Tbe actret of thut panie will BaahOBB uever ba
InOOTO. All aWBaf to .iplaitt it, aud all fad.
WlMtbaf (jt-u. laaaJOWOl -itvl or dui uot gi.-e au
v.itler t.) retr.at 1 t-auuot wy of nr, own hnoa.'
tdge. I am ass.irnl bf ol- tttt Wll wBh him
thal he Jid; ai.d by oth.-r* that ba alr-o ha\ti V
8*0801*0 Ub aelf-eontiol. If thia be ao, we ahall
lti,ow ?f t in tiuie, but all we etu now be aure
of ia tho am-'ftiuR fact of our utU'r and bU,*
lute IOO*j How nearly oue b*reat object of tbe
day btl bet-u avccompluhcd may bo ui.deratood
whru it ia krjtirrn that G'ti. T>It aud G.n.
M'l).i*tli l.ad a.-tually me,. BBOOy ?bo ciiin
iuto battle with Col. H-ji,tzeluian and Col.
llucter fled by tbe ro;.d BfM wh:ch (io, T)'.< r
had adTau^.d. ln lhi raoe from a bbBObbJ da'i
ger, ail divi*i?n? aud nll regimentti a:e OaMfaBt
Tfasre wa? Uot e.eti ai a'.temj \ lo OitOf the re?
trcat of Tjler'i BatiaaBO. V.'iih He iit/'l:i,?'i'a it
a-a*. better, L.eut. i.ruiuiuo.id's c*valry troop
keep.ng f.rin line, aud protixtiujr the artiilery
unt.l i'-e abandoume/it was unjieraliv.ly ?)r(.'. .1
1 he extent af the diaord. r wsi uuliu.itttl. lteh">
iari and laaaWhaBfi *hared it alik'% A ?BCO
frartron of our aitil!?ry wa*. aavtd. Whala bat
teriea MOn left tpoii ti.a fifld, aiid !be cittiriK
off of otbera wa* crder. d Whl I tue gtma had
ul ready 1880 brouglt Iao milea or raoie fr.un
th'- biittle Kround, aud were aa -\ie bb tbty
would be lo .Ntw-Yo.k at thii motwut. A per
fect ittrstj was upnu aimost erery man. Kouie
crital piteously to be lifte-ii behud ttttt who
r.Kle ou harirfs, Ma itfe r* aoitght to riacibor
inU. waKons, tbo MfOfOOll mhtlB| th-ui with
bayoneta. AU bxt.k. ol ii:anhi>04l iwifi-d to bo
BMfalJBBBi i bope, a-.d I tm aure, tb"re wero
eiceptioo*, but 1 an sj-eaLiiiR of tbe rule with
tho niass. Dritrra ot NMf WlfWH daabad
dowu the Aaaf roaJ, reckhiia of bha lafOI la?*>
eudaogered ou tce wa>. Kven V' ? > -i ent of
rharne had Rou*. 8omo of tho la/tt?r mea trind
to witbstund the ru-li, and niiv.1 out ?*|{ait;*t tbe
flying (iroups, caliir-: tb'n. " .'ovvdrda, |Milfri>oaB,
bruter," aud r? v.hr^ th?*w f?r ao d.^radinj:
themael-rcs, esj-ervallr MhOO no BOOflaf was near.
I'lM-utiible to the afitaWBB, Ibe roilWlfl oal>
?MbboJ relie.ed, br.J soii^h', laOBWOfll OKeurauc*
that their hOBfaaai paOOOBfl wero i.ot flMBB
tht'tn. KvL-ry iaptdiuniit to fii^iit wa^ rast aaide.
Hifles, bayouet-, pist.ds, bateraack-t, rr.rlridf.-e
baoea, aoaBaaoij b!ai.kitB, leii.-, and ovoboobbi
lii.ed t.io road. Tue provitioua from !>*? WHitotn
were thrown out, ar,d the topi broken away.
A'l wri* lost tf. that Amerioau Brmj, eveu ita
bouor.
Tbe ag.ny of this ovrrwhrlmirig dia^rare can
never be eipreaaed ia woria, or under*to*tl br
tbow who ouly b*?r the tale repeatevd. I bs*
laaa thrre wore men upon tbat field who tur.i-d
tbeir feaaj to tbe cuemy, nl marcb?e to icrtain
I d<Vitb; l>'"t tboy *bon!d f! are Ihe i'tfarry vihiili
| ttn ir fi'l wi had io?it"<l atd o.iiibr.'.-od. Tbe
j OBBIfljf "f a hundr.'d dea'hB wi.uld have btvtn
aa u-a.Vjfl.i_; eomparod w.Ui the torUire under
j whieh Haf Oaf brnve anldier* wiithed wbo wore
/ 8A-ept aloiiif* -by that maniae: hnrneane of terr.,r.
j Hut auiidenly their npiritn v.i r?. r--; i'-ed hv a
1 rigM wtaich *a I*)"*? ne (.<?! l"fa thofii ito,
1 th"j vvill n.-Vi* BBRRfl to r- 4 Bttn : with jjrjJe
1 n'-d ir.r. BtreaflR^ag lar *c*o*h the road, l.wg
tafara th*- tafeaVlW* ??*''.?" ,,;* CrVRHoafllo w?a
raaetad. BJoR a Wm, *8B9iMt\wi lino of men, to
?i tl.o ? gU ol tbo th->"ld" aBU Bmrnti by
,- araa *?.iy a aaaflVt or a **.,rn* amt wa* the
f., naflfl rillo r.-giin. nf, and to Mfl a*'10 mnt,]f bmr'
! timr Cen.r.il, and f.'il tiie" i-?|);ration
whieh "bii pri"t iflfl jfino at Hflt muiueia"'**- waa
liflf Io ibo" v,bn periah in a dexert. .***-*
IV-.t, tli"ii, r.il araa Bfll bfll, aiid we knew that,
4 t'lni lliat n'-ght un il kiiou'il, there
was OBO BBfl. vv iio w.nill h .ld and keep tho bflBB
BRtaR u-'i'illi'-'l to the end.
I : ood i.ot i ' -k mnch iu pra!** of the ac.'*>n of
j;i ukor .-.'J Hflfl-taama/ta M '??-d brr ?<> flaB.
Tta ('\':.t* "{rii'k for Ha i'. L"..'a.|v >..i.d wntchful.
be taUUoliaO thrniii'lioiil tho .V-nii.p, BaffRM u?;
lia *kirmiahor. at ivory t- kou of attack, ai.d apread
ing a aure prolei'ou over lln- inuiiit-udoa wbo fled
tlnordercl Htfflfegl IB OofcRflflB. With threo
Mfltl t-.e *t>n?l to figiit a?aiaat au outnum
tafflRJ oiuiiiy alrertdy ilii*.hed with victory, and
?., . otij.l to rts triiiinph. A* tho daikneta
liicraiacflxldi paot b??ooflfl_BaroporiloaiBBj more
honor. U II ..".'hK-k the atta.'k i*ame upeo
tbo fldiOBOfl eoiif.ai.y ef Cl. Htah. l'a Rilflfl, not
in Uie,-, bnt bflfl a body of cavalry whoif auc
c'?>'ul po**ac;o \**.u!d Late B'en Mflflflfl by a
full taflfl, and th.) cnuae*(ueut BflRaaat n of our
Hatafl ho*-'. Tho lata) cavalry waa dr.ven back,
and uever NaRfl ed, and at *i in tbe morning,
t.t" jir.at body of our tronpe La-:ng paiaed and
(taflfl their road to aali-ty, tle .'..iiiiii.iiiil wa*
,'i i n fo retreat in order, and Hfl brlffldfl fe'.i
iloivly Bfld r i.iilirly taflh. w.th tbe flflBB pre
eiaion ta if on purade, and as tborou^hiy at Hfl
will of their loader aa if uo iflflgflff had e-er
eome near Ibem. (Jvor and over a^nin illenk.-r
b*r'gg,'d pTUiirtion to miii.tain L.b poat, of
to adianco. ??Kvtnat!" ani.l ho t? M DflflfltTfl
mes-oiiger; " bring nm the word t*. ^> OR, Bif
?but He eiiin.ai.d wa* pernnptor), aud ie wai
leit BO oBlfBBWf.
> BM -BBfl all thit I had '??*?*, ?'??? I
jn.redibie tbat *>ur whole a.i al tt ki m-l* iv.. v
in a ui^bt, aud to I remuiued a*. Coiitrevill',
,: tbut I*) llfl .i" 'i.r i.' B ?.t 'f roa -.
ud haie Htafl plaee. and tliat our
the ei.? my. At 7 <> t'ael
I atflhfld t'.-.v.-vd lov tatBfliflM. bm, on ooaol.
taa i . .- Ifl iia. oaaBoBy, wa* oHrbbI '." I i
Hfll ? fflotigo of flflr I opafi bbi - d. > . ? ;' ? g
r- . r Boa . ? . ? ???!?" .. I*
fll H. fllfl hftd go ie I
i-' g tn CafltrflflflR a gtflflf of Bebel
. j pa*vd, wb*. 1* ? i.ed inquiringly, Imt di.l
Bot queetioa. Tbeir (flBtflfaflriaa turn.-J upon
...;,? ,'-..-?? et I'airim
Cflflfl 11. *". Alier aa liflg .Mr. W'aul, in Bfl *t
. i-\..rk. wbo olflO taBBRfll) 1 went iti.i:i;ht
t . I || r.t. A* we pivit-fi th.* ehurol. OOfli aa a
? BflflBA ou*, aud fin J'f ,j wl.at
iflair*, wall d rapidij away.
I dn Bfll v*: 1 to aay Ih.t t.'.ov d.--.-rted tlie
| . ? '- '. .* -'.?!?! f -r flflgfll
tba. i kii.'i . i.e i fraai ('? ati
I., i.. mn t wi.*-*w*ii ti i d with mnrkt ol tne
.i IflHoafl. Ai ll.e OOflfll r'* .1 tbo \u\ngf
, , ? ? , . i j.r ,i. ftj 11) w re I e i
I -i,. ? . , '. ln ooo tirld a'piautity of powder
tai taflfl t'.r. v i. A flflaaafl al t^fttttBtf hum
itoppod Bfl ai - i '.? i" R< i taaal
. ;.. ,- || i.- ? .- mi ..r Ho i ; ? v-" or*
i - * vt l .mt w.-l! take :t w.th u*.
.:_., j i , fl (?, MO 1.- '*" BtOfll ti. it it . '
? ;. I. !.i. \ .- 1 tt. Hat tbe eipenment
t i.i, up ii th*. ^and puutida ol pnvder waa
. r , tB'V to ?.'. ? i'-'l." ?. 3 1 We
l.u.i.d rat taf to tbe ruin, wh - fell IfRflfj, ior
ita d*'*trueti< u. Another arflflBBfl *t*.el b;, tbe
IflflflBBRH with the t. ara IRBBBBf *J.***n Iflfll-flflfl
eheek*, a-kif.^' .ill who paaivd if they flflffl IflflflfJ,
and ofl'.rihi; Itu ni food. " Qfld belp Bflfl hl,"
ihe aaid, aa BOM tt Hfl woiniied Iflflpad p) Iflf.
We pa*?*-d now and tb -a troiipr of diaubiod iiiui,
tvb*. had lorgotteii Heir injur.iii in rf.oir f* ur, imd
bad ttriveu u* drag Hflflflflfltfafl BBNBJ hy l.er
eouipannriia. .Some of tben atill *lr acned iv.tb
blood, aud )et woild wromb tbejii'-liet forward
ttith aJl fhe power tbey could eoiainiand. The
d.alruet.on ol property ie*mod to BBflfl ineren < d
Bt every mile. ltag^n^e wa^.ui weie overturno I,
ambu!an.-?fl hnkm in pieeea, we.iiM.n* of ? Iflf]
kind out olf. Ilorat-a lay dend and dyinp. FRod
waa hejiped alrout lbe wavai.!-*. Bflffl of corn
and oat* weie trodden into thi ground. Filaflaf
elothing were *etr.ind at all e.dea. In BMBJ
p!ue*a tht dneai'ted y<?4t and CffllyOBOBBl flORO
rtDii'd 'jroriB*; hit.ii, and itond like monuinenta
arccted hy our own h.uda to our own t'.-anie.
At Kairfai 1 Lad hoped to tiod a rJt'l^ng-p'.i *',
and eou'i Lardly taBaOfl tbat tbe ilight bad gone
evea Iv)..nd tha. But tlu fillag-i waa deac.tod,
OlflOflttai by natire proAltvra, who wero-rantark
ing tbe o Lpti'-d contenta of 8BR bru>;;Bj,e wiitoiib,
and abo aeowled aarag*!) enough at the lugitiiea
who Bought amoag tbem a teirpornry rh.-ltor
(n.iu tbe atoni. Itejoi.d Fairfax Uie marka of
dottruutioa wore IflflO BflflflflRB, tbouh Hfl tr.'am
oi tho retreat grc* even atrorigyr. Along tbe
main roaJ Ihe flung kept thj-ir way in eotnetKng
like a contiauo'ia lioe, divi.ling ouly at tbe turn?
pike whieh leada to Arlingtoo, into whicb ?ome
diiorg-rfl, wS.Ie othi-ri niovod on t*i Aloiandna.
lhre'4 tr-i1". ?rom t!;e Uflflj Hritl^e I eamo apoo
the jear ol' Illo-iker'a l'.ri^ade, HtahorB (Jertaan
Rlfltfl itil! buldtng the luudincat iioailion, and the
other two regimeitta Bteinwehr'4 and the (iari
buldi Ouanl, moviug in order before them. ritiil
in advauee of tbete waa the DoKalo BagBaORB.
al o intact But be)<.iid all wat tuiuult again,
ar.d eieu to tho city Bflflfl. U.e wroU*Led ditoruor
a"l coofui' n liad renchod.
I w aa toi I tbat a few rof/menK beaide tLe
tbree fnithful omi of Blenk.i'a lliiga.le, hud
eome in iu fair order; aml tbut they wore the
"<i ard N Miol'.ifcaa, at.d the Iittiiachur4i*ttfl l?t,
ol JliihardBofPi Ilrli-adn. I ah* all bo (.;lad ii it
BTOffl ao. The liaaaaehuaoUt mon won more
bonor <", Tl 'irr'Iay than ihould have boea re*k
ti, riliecd bo toon after. Hut tbi* it tbeir
oui (BaanRRaa I <>id BOl OBO th.'in r.rra)ed RfflR
tl.- laM Iv i -.-tti.i t" OBflfll thnt OWOpI thro?it,h
oar r..-k*., :?: i I au: ?Bl anewaie tbat any part
,1 tl.* armj ovaded tbat dr.adlul panic, rteept
iug tho three rr*gime:.t. whoae lioue.t claima to
tbe gratitude of tbe country I bave etidoflvored
to aiaert.
Apn-.t fn-m the pn.'e. we Bfll tbe battle* io a
PK-btfj frpMMmto ?' 7i ln pu-nb.ro tui io
THTC T.ATTLE FIKT-D.
ta tiea tho enemy prnved tuuiaelves our superior*.
The 11 ajority of our (lenerala were ig-orant of tbeir
duty. und incapohle of perforrniiig it even wlun
ii wu* btid dowu bOjaOl thein. Who can hope
tb'.t we win battlea under cxuiditious like these?
Aiiolh.-r, nnd a remarkahle fact to be eoniidered
is, that tho enemy aeeiiu'd perfectly acquaiuted
I i.l, BBI plans. Tbe ffint of Col. Rieliordson
t.v-liled nothing, since tbe Rebel foree ha.l nearly
all baaa bYbwb. from tbat paBBao. Oofeoojaaoal
ii'fuek w.'i thoroufihly met, aii-I at tho v.tt
paiatl wu?;re parlial surprise* had ttAft a
pahai.
Tha Baaohar of onr kilVd and wrotinded is atill ?
t -r.. ns ii.ieatiou here. I cunnot believe that it
ia live hiiD.ired. The mimber of missim
is of 08BIWJ uiuch preuter, ai.d if it be tnn
t .' j-art es of our f.i/ilives h|aj been tak.n
j.,- aaaota, I am afruid that uiany tutiit be aiided
t.i the b.t of kilied. \i>n ua-ro beari from otber
source.) of thn nt.-.Miti.? md eruelte*. truBlworthi
ly lophlhai t.> bave beeu pfOIOjaWJ by the feouth
ern anny.
rh? battle of Hull Tiun ia a bitter adveraity.
Sball OB aol loka the leiBon to our heart*, a.id
BB* of bo niuch evil brtt.g widio good T
Tfe? niaueaoia Piral.
rrro. Oor Bprrla! OeBBMjaa *"*?_.
\VasHi.<?fiTOB,.ruly'-!S, 18CI.
If iv'ntg Ial 'B a few l oar* re?t twA BMM BflhO '
Bj r'lrn lrom lt* rpleudid but disiwroim aq
aajMMOl a' Bai Kno, I lasteutowriieonacoouniso
fi.ru 00 '.iiin"l.ate kuowletigc exlei.d*.
i N aaaatalM won niu.b houor by its gaUant
,r. and tne failure of the roomiug \>i\?'ni io
vt ?i.| it *|???< i:il < r?d,t for itt promineut bravery 888881
MlpalMaMOl :iT"l m,ii,"i.ati"n artcg all tbe
?:i - r ragiaMwii wb i ateMaad baeBaaavarfi
,\. . , I , g \o [iievious tli*[>?Bi4l, il 88888881 tbe port
,,i' i. 'I,.., ia front >'f Col. llrii.uelman'e BrMMB, BBd
?ilv-uiieii-rd* byiidewiih tne Ellaworth Zoiiaves to
t thm Mi l.'.v vvtre dies-W similarly, uod were
Keuerttliy u>i*ta*en f xtbem hy lha B*JBfl8flMn af ile.r
V rritir tghehsf, They flbBfBad at full run tu-uiu aud
HKain, aad thaoiaohfl he.",-' n> aMd ba tho aawracaiaa
* ,v. Iflf grnp--nnd 8*888***, mbtf fell biic** Ifl ihe
r tl b hill, ralh* 1. antl auain advanc.-d w i.h
tr, At oue tir.o they were within tbirty feet of
- btm .i ??", hut. Ml baaoj aiipported by uny
, MgiBBBBl or Lri^a.ie, they MBtl liuJly, afiet a
Ita :.i *8 i'ii.i.*H!r, aiiiio.t UayotMt to la.yta.et, ob%ed
lofa'lb, k.
Lieut.-Col. M 'Ur won unirer?al appUvise hy l.is
BBBaaa*, 88888881 and Bbbb ttf ttmthfa Ktvry whero
he w,n .ti lha haUBBI of lha ligh'., r<tl)yiai; and t-nou.:r
I IbbMBBMJ IflSMB to t!io cntiict, IBMBBJ
leit hu. B8H8 uJid s; rany lo th.ir front, rovo'ver iu hand.
Bajea Dvha condu.ted him.-elf will, and Adjntant
I. -.-. h i*ili*(*?rviogof ihe grealest praise.* IK bad a
1 ?r4c ?.'? I ir Ier him. r*?rj;ean*.-Hi.jor Davia f-jnght
w.ih tba aataabstafaaaaaaaoaaaal with Asaiaati'-Sur
aooB fll laao a-isi.ied ia rallyiug and BBaaBBBJ t 0
i. nt arnid a utoet auii'ulafing flre. CoL Cor
i BflflBMi?', I 4>^.*.' to auy, b not far.ombl7.?|*oliin
: i.. i.irteo.Liiiiirid, inottof t.icm aaeertiiu} that tLoy
iiitntU biaaafMrtba Itat cbar^e. Ho may tely
. - : ,-i ,1 ttttWt who vvtre ea the Celd for iro
,. i?-tiee. lii* bou, BhaaaoJ UorB^n, w*a for*
nio t in the figbt, *>
Tho two Buryeon*. Tira. Stewurt and Le noatillier,
i BaJ, Tiei Iw... r, on ^t?D? on to ihe field, lcade
a vtrl-al arfn-cment witb ine, tliat in tase of lha death
of flllbfll "1 BB, tU su'-vi'.or eijauUl daly nport to HO
fri.ivl-.of ihe oiher. Ile, *,wor foilow, ib believed lo
bB** t.illeti.
At 4 ti i nx k, atconling lo tlie opiuious of tba liertrob*
BBrTaia, the victory wus virtually oura?our?, i* tp.te
I ihWHBBBj ahMOi njaj"-h, and the terribly fatal
PlOBV)iiB| af thJ romniaadi*!*? whea tb* OBBMBBO
|..ui. Bia* flaaajfl. utuu.ig the oapaoaaa?{probahly by
r.ilK'U wilhrnoatliuea?aud the awiul aiaoipadecom
BbWBMBi K very body kuowa tbat it need uot hava
I'.en.
ItwttB not an cnny tbat a:arrbedt* Hull Uaa; it
wa* a ntiipen-lous nirwi. of brare, indignant men, euger
for tbe figh*?a c.uiniuoi'.y of regiinenu, perbajiB, but
not, ln ai.y pr 'per aen*-*. *'. ortjauixi'd army.
BlMlbaaj kuow* ihe teeull. After a hot mareli of
bVbbO**, aud tlvo or aix hou-a baid ligbtiag, Mt>
Uowcll * roluniu ia buc'e to tl e tyototnnc.
Oir re^iiatnt is r.ow ijua.te.edintbe City Aiaembl/
K-Him-anJ Kinrt f>OfBBfBBaflOl -.Ihorflh, twoaquare*
fmin tthaaa I uyw wriu*, aud 1 l.ato jurt been gatber
iug acioiig tbem a ll-it, iliat mo4 prove tpp.oxiaiai. iy
correet, of tbeir loa* iuthe figbl. ilauy of tbeir muBtcn*
rt-lu. aro laiaaing, ao tbat this is prepared mostly by p.^r
st ual mq.iiry among the meu.b?rB. Ouly 750 tneu aw
now ai ti.eir puiees of nudcivoOB,250 Wug niMaing,
in. ludiug thoso knov*.a to bave been left, kdletl taid
wounded, on the tmhi,
COatFAflr a?kii.i i".
Mk Sor-raat Wtl^bt,
baaaa '*% rkhoaiay.
araoBBBO.
Itohsit F'.? **?!??, *bet ta arm. lirrwa, ah-.t la ara*.
I'.i. r- :, 8B(,T-l ail llKvl'fi.
C*pt. \. ilLi'. vv.w oai of the uitat herole. In th*
fiiat BBBBJBi ba num.hed a inuJiet trom tha Lrtntia of a
woun.ltti ixilditr, au,!, lir.ng ra'.idly and aooiirately, l-.tl
bisratn tt> every rejie.itiu tbarg*. He took a rebel
priaoner r.ud marrbi-.l him bimaelt to ihiaeity. Lieut*.
Coatea and Zeire:ibnrK oontested every inch of groaud
in front of their men. Tha raen also montioo honorably
tha valor of Sejxeant Ye i Inr. Five are Biiarfjig.
I..8PISI 8.
PL laOJr- fi?ae>M 1*1 BB lieailinBBi
WoennaB?SarfBnt Mmler ln flfl *rm.
riernaai. 4'aproa eli.btif iu tliu aa.-ck.
Setge.rt Bt,.nt, i, i .* htni.
Ri?aiU. arm tttotot, aud iefl ln ihe IloapVa*, wblek waattfoP
w*r?i buraed
fintif. w.i.oded ln lbe 1*1. aod l?ft ln th* Hitr-ft*'.
I iaiira Tu-urr, wv-uta-d iu ta ki.ee O nea* ni-htW.
Capt. Dowuio, hia imo auid (uud my own ooa*i*-fl*
tion uhimdaoily eoufirme*.|, wua " ?*> bmve a mta afl
o\_r went to bat'K" BBIagwaa *l jjhtly iDJrredbp
tht c-.neaeaion of BflOBflflfl flflB. Liflflt. Tbcmaa wflfl
ali^litly wo.iu**Yd. Corporal KI-..ii.it abot io the arau
C'tirporal W. PlflOOB i* t? Bflafcj oie wbo it miaeiag.
COBPANT c.
Kruaa?aVfaafl F> _er* fl/Ua a*. Se-f*tBl John Rer.alMWa
C-.rpo.Ll Waterbavaa. -.1-r h* i afl be aail loafri*--, " lal
. aatli m ).j aaa1
V4-II. P. ? ui -I.Triaiu re-ilfedCrel. llettbi Maltrvf.
Iiot?.-t*.D iUxd-i.'jili. tt.ixr.ai*d, _:.d died ebo.tly aft*rtaflfl
fciiailtL
Htibl -_H, ttrld. ar.d J.a. W -N.l.y, tbe latt tt.-T,. e I, J>d tha
bw) V "?'?'-' ???'* tir ,t'ld
W'oi NOiti.-C.jt JUBa. *Hj*)t "e.h winna ot*t lr*i ey*.
1 .*.eii*. i_f- e', v 1. .1 ir, uaek. He-M in ibflB. Mo.afl*, tr t_*>
. Caaxbe, tai .. '.?or?- H-rt, !n Ik*
tih. Ilt.ir!!. ao.li.,led -..--. i. arouafoi- '~HbB
Bi Itbuaraoad i laal BBaatafl, Ct-vw-l .IcMullen, mi?dnt
u I'n . ?
co-traitT d.
K.r.LBD?Het* y Tlean, ouly.
\l. : , D~t.,,.!. Out. aii.'l'.eih vr_u_. ln lit trsa.
.. ?? 'J. x ' -. it. Ita ? "t?t.
Oraxij ? alafl. ... .1 i"?y a ibrx^ ofer th* ey*.
Caft Paflaa attmmat l i bbbB wkn yieat b artrpt
and alflflfll BfltRflfl mil.t-ry a'.iU. lu the ihickett ? *.
tho light, be vv*. knocViU <ki\tii by t el .t iu tbe anooi
iar, und the BBTfl Bflflf him 1 ri* d oui, "Oui cupUia ifl
kiUfldr atafl 1 ? -lut.ly 10 hia feet and
ahoutel, " N>?, he i-n't, k ?'. i Ifljfl. Furv-.-rd, for
Got and LiUrtf/mmi a moet terrifi. chai-ga ***afl
?Bflfl.
Lieut. D. C. Sn.Ith drteree*. aod everywhere tf
ceivee a|*etiaJ iretiif- Corporal Gordon, a lawrer ai
Cleurwaicr, Miun., wa t_._.ea priaouer by tbe rebelfl,
BfldBgaaidaf two left over bitu. Waiching hia ofN
; tri'i'jitv, |a difpatched oue tf the guaurd, aad tool
lbe oih.r prirooer.
COMPtST X.
KllLtB-To-nfjM')**. tbe brtt,, Wl w wh* fl-vl from Tae*
_e?--t. I" J "ia lha lej-.iuei.l. i* iB ?o!y )"" tro. n t-j ..' -!_?*_.
VVatt.-.ei.n?i.'o-t'-rKa Uuba.a. iu tb* aiiklo? o.i**l.J. xayloa,
*!i}ht w_.iid la tbr arm
Ba F. **tup!.*i, beuig eut oif, n flflBBl Uie Miaaiaalpfl
Ritleafora Venaout reitiuient, r*n toward ihew, ood
they t.*>k Liru p-iaouer. Souie wauted to bayouet hifl
on tbe *por, o*li( rs to ataat lalflfli lut many aaid he wao
too brarfl a fellow to bodiipaWbtd so.aud ihe niajoritp
prv-vuiled. Jur-t BNfl a Uicb.Kao refiiueut chargfld
them. and thry hroke aad tlid like .beep to iheir bet*
tera-a, ard tlieir pri-oner eUxr. atill, and, geiling a gua,
tr- 1 ef.er t'nen), aml ihen fflflBfll ngedu ihe loyal troopfl.
Thia re,{iuiei.t in tirn tb-.n .ut M-jr had B rebel, and
took bim BRBBBflffl idbr.?i;cfit him in!
Orderly ("haee, gam. S-ii -s uud Geo. Nortisrep art
dcBoiviin-ot _;.ecatl uolitt.
< OBFflBf r.
Kn n-n?J. M Ui-*-*x?? .d *.:J Gaata narrla.
KoflCflflbB U'.ir*. af tegrel tlovv aa I report tv n* of etf
intellii/eiit. etiucuttd, and pullaut frieud. I talk***! wR|
him hui a 1'evv morutula belore of tha halU., aod ha
af .-ke wiih brave and c'.eeriul hope. " TeM ap
fnen.i*. bfl 4 flfld flfl he fa.il. " flfl ibem thal I did afl
I could, and d'od Hin a BBBB."
IWBBBBlatBta WaUk M ahet ln ?>? lef tri bolr?Bfl]
b-aid fren, -ul u ii hxraly pee*it>le f?r liitn t-otf* *ar-.?**V
l.e.ije Mnltlii'-/, -l-.t .U.,'-iitll Ul hl|*i tUi-tUlg.
J. I- O.rrltu', alto* ir the t't*l. .-: a-i-. _.
11. .1 Ru.a. h...dc:it o_ ry a#rapa-.li<;!.
1 0 aral I *afl* 4, ~et ibiaij.ii ilt L-.aa; brciight ef, aat Ifl
fo.* j pr. a t
J bia barrow*. 4c1orCorp-ral *bot *II?htly ia th* aheuUlal.
Lt*_a. i-ill ?? b-iii ? -i.lt-1. H- M -J aie uiiauuf.
Tbiacoiuj-atiy, a* tbeir lo*< ii.dit-tUrB, foii^ht Terp
d.-*per:tie'). Wbtn Liont. Weleh fell howaastand*
ing within tw-nty feet of the etamy, and ahoated,
"Uulp me God, I wili never ruu; 1 will die beiel"
und be waa abot aad immr-led down. Tbfl i*oei_ifl*
wa lilterward NBltafl, Ul be w ua uot brought oS.
CIMPANr o.
KiMJtD-Capt. McKtme. t'x... tl-n*b tke Iflflx I'e aaa|
oa le'if tn$ Alea.Bi.riu. tbxr haa l.?d . i>ru*_-'utt-~\ of I i. NU.
Aa*Mii!e..cjiorb*xi*r Wr K 11 :.,o, aud (Jixauawy S ,-t-a*.
Pt'lon K*'* rl'l*. 4*5., f.r bll frieixiU, io bll Cou*?r*ae W _B?
cr.r'1. ?!.? I* T*< a,l**la,|. _,_
Y-u.ii MI lar-t-'-d uiany tiroeea'terh-. VII. but flaa.y raeatmO
B-e faial .bot tierxeai:! 3t?.eer wa* cboked 4*iU. ii.?'.iy l**r?
Iteu beioldnaeolUii. loxe, ax.-taid ho ataouovf Uebeat Mfl
WacBBB Oaaa C.nm. Uoia TtrynoUa (anl BilieiaBV
Jama* Dubti^a, *b*i ia tbe tbroat. C Hnt.
i-oartflr b?RH-tBA.
t.luaxbu.Biuck. "'"^r, H,'bM*
Newt.mHr.xu. JaxueaRoim- ??*.
Jobal'Uti^r. a_b_-.oiut.Bp-r.
Jnold frl e iror?r. Ie*rleu-en.
Wm r C*_'!o. y. allt-aa. IV.*mm.
Dau-U Cr^.dtil. aro* -W. '* laalb| boaBl... ba-i-i. '^BB**
tui u.an, aud a-U.i tt ard a ibol ln tl.e tbi_h. '""?,?3
Vv... M?BD-J*-i.-.T. Okatly, bodtf.i_?__t\_ .
H.tlibet. T. Btiitker. 0. lliea:u. Jubo I-?irl-, in IB B.tb.
Jer-nLlBh H-lrcer, laiheiBlth.
Ad. U. Oyni-t.as ia tla *b-,..Uer-? ?*. I??*JT
t~.rp.)i_J KaiduiBii. C. ,M*;.i-x.'ld BBB) i taa >o-ln.
Tbe imtnenae ctarnajje iu ihi* gidhuil company Wflfl
eana. d m )*tly hy OflRtatafl BBl Ifl
Cflflltaflfl a?Tfljtom audceaJ. IIithAlfl*
ceivedthieihullota, and hn wus averal timea atntflR
by piecea of alaslla, ble rvvolver being torn ofL
OfltRTflflf I Bll t Bta
9mmm ______Z*^
at . 1 StltlOD.
^TJJliaafl. Harl-j-. Ue btnfom by _i*j** Mfl BBjR
Johartn-a.. WS^BMimUBM)
Jobn ir'B-lit-aau . .- " i i? _i_* --?_.
Canu 1-otl a tpokeu of _ppb..id.uKIy by the flfl>
MBMfltaolBJ eteted xery br.tvely uud w.th ..wai
etduaeea aud diaewtien. He atopprd ob the taOBBl
purt of the tl. Id uud bound np tbo leg of hia Pirat Um
teuuiit.uinidtbebua of flBBBon-lx-lla aud tna ahowaf
of ^poiiadfluiiaiar. tteooud Lieut. Halay aia ifl*
tuiva gruU pmiae*
icoartsr a?aiu.no.
_lfne.B. filuOrtraa,
tdward Uotn-ltf.
troryrro. __,_-__.
IIlra_.H,rat-|.r_-?. foaM ttmt. .Carfklfll^ IJH
. p Btabtaa! *lat 1* Ib* f~ot a-.d in..i1-a.
iSerJ. bl .i.t, *bi-'- Iu?l- '-'f **? ' "' "" *._ .,-..?_ _1 aalafl
?* .iuria a-ut lu lt* 1*A' .ra*. j 4?*BB8BBBfl aad aa
lug. Wn. flartlu, uluiopil?->ii-r*-au.l?ilr.|. I ?
Oetiani l)-ii>isof tbia foupauy, regibcntal cakt
bearer, acted very bravely. He aiood np and wavafl
the BBflflfl deflautly at tbe eoeBiy tbnjugh all tbe ex
btaaiui'- bouw of tbe fiifht, aod aerer dodgad mfl
bm-geduu incbf ihouglt awaketbail*, grape *?^_|**
Otiit leU ia r i:tfra cf &-*--' fawad ^?**jI

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