HEADQUARTERS WISE'S LEGION,
At Buts', Va., August 25, 1861.
Brigadier General JOHN B. FLOYD, Commanding, &c.:
SIR: Captain Tabb being absent, I inclose the following memorandum:
AUGUST 25, 1861.
Adjutant Taft will forward a dispatch to General Floyd, stating that the enemy in my front, in large force, have cut the cavalry, under Colonel Jenkins, to pieces, and