War of the Rebellion: Serial 053 Page 0488 KY.,SW.VA.,TENN.,MISS.,N.ALA., AND N.GA. Chapter XLII.

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On his return through Larkinsville this evening, Lieutenant Warren heard a report from citizens that 1,300 rebel cavalry had just crossed the Tennessee River opposite Larkinsville to this side, but could obtain no reliable information of the truth of the report.

Very respectfully, your obedient servant,

WM. P. LYON,

Colonel Thirteenth Regt. Wisconsin Vols., Comdg. Post.

KNOXVILLE, October 19, 1863.

General GRANT:

Your telegraph order received assuming command of Division of Mississippi. Please rely upon my full and cordial support. Will send you during the night a full statement in cipher of my position and numbers.

A. E. BURNSIDE,

Major-General.

MUNFORDVILLE, October 19, 1863.

Captain G. P. STONE, Columbia:

Move your force to Glasgow. Look out for guerrilla squads on the route.

E. H. HOBSON.

MUNFORDVILLE, October 19, 1863.

Captain G. P. STONE, Columbia:

The men who have not been mustered in should go to Glasgow for that purpose. Those that have been should capture the squad of 15 rebels and kill them.

E. H. HOBSON,

Brigadier-General.

HEADQUARTERS NINTH ARMY CORPS, Near Knoxville, Tenn., October 19, 1863.

Brig. General E. FERRERO,

Commanding First Division, Ninth Army Corps:

GENERAL: By direction of the general commanding you will move your division with baggage, trains, &c., early to-morrow morning (20th instant). You will proceed to the road forward Kingston, Tenn.

I have the honor to be, very respectfully, your obedient servant,

NICOLAS BOWEN,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

CHATTANOOGA, October 20, 1863.

Captain J. BATES DICKSON, Assistant Adjutant-General.

General Rosecrans turned over command to General Thomas last night, and started this a.m. northward. All orders issued to-day or hereafter will be by order Major-General Thomas.

C. GODDARD,

Assistant Adjutant-General.