War of the Rebellion: Serial 053 Page 0262 KY.,SW.VA.,TENN.,MISS.,N.ALA.,AND N.GA. Chapter XLII.

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HEADQUARTERS DEPARTMENT OF THE CUMBERLAND,

Chattanooga, October 10, 1863.

Brigadier-General PAINE,

Gallatin:

The general commanding has directed that one regiment be sent temporarily to report to you. He also says the guerrillas must be cleaned out from your neighborhood, and great pains must be taken to protect trains. For any surrender of a train the officer in charge will be severely punished, and will not be excused.

FRANK S. BOND,

Major and Aide-de-Camp.

HEADQUARTERS DEPARTMENT OF THE CUMBERLAND,

Chattanooga, October 10, 1863-10.40 p.m.

Brig. General A. C. GILLEM,

Nashville:

Your dispatch received. The general commanding says so soon as the cavalry raid is over, he will send you the force to guard the road. Roddey was last heard from near the tunnel, and is on the rampage.

FRANK S. BOND,

Major and Aide-de-Camp.

HEADQUARTERS CHIEF OF CAVALRY, October 10, 1863.

Colonel McCOOK,

Commanding First Division:

COLONEL: The general commanding directs that you detail a party this morning to go out and press from cavalry wealthy farmers sheep and cattle enough for a day's rations, and take measures at once to have the firing that is going on in camp stopped. He also directs that you see that the horses of your command are thoroughly groomed this morning.

Respectfully, yours, &c.,

WM. H. SINCLAIR,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

How far back are your poor horses?

WM. H. S.,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

HEADQUARTERS DEPARTMENT OF THE CUMBERLAND,

Chattanooga, October 10, 1863.

Major-General HOOKER,

Stevenson:

Please direct General Howard to put troops under an able officer to locate and make a corduroy and repair two wagons roads from Bridgeport to Battle Creek-one for going, the other for returning