War of the Rebellion: Serial 079 Page 0726 KY., SW. VA., TENN., MISS., ALA., AND N. GA. Chapter LI.

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[Indorsement.]

Mr. GLASS;

Please direct the operator at Louisville to furnish Major Chambliss, inspector of cavalry, with a copy of within dispatch, for his information.

Very respectfully,

ROBT. H. RAMSEY,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

HEADQUARTERS MILITARY DISTRICT OF Kentucky,

Lexington, Ky., November 9, 1864.

Brigadier General N. C. McLEAN,

Commanding First DIVISION:

GENERAL: The general commanding directs that you cause Lieutenant-Governor Jacob and ex-Colonel Frank Wolford to be quietly arrested and sent, without the privilege of communicating with any person while an route, to Colonel Bringhurst, at Catlettsburg, with instructions to him to have them put through the lines, via Point Pleasant and the Kanawha Valley, not to return during the war unless by authority from these or higher headquarters.

Very respectfully, your obedient servant,

J. BATES DICKSON,

Captain and Assistant Adjutant-General.

HEADQUARTERS MILITARY DISTRICT OF Kentucky,

Lexigton, Ky., November 9, 1864.

Brigadier General HUGH EWING,

Commanding Second DIVISION, Louisville, Ky.:

GENERAL: The general commanding directs that you cause Paul R. Shipman, one of the editors of the Louisville Journal, to be quietly arrested and sent at once, without the privilege of communicating with any one while an route, to Colonel Bringhurst, Forty-sixth Indiana Volunteers, commanding, at Catlettsburg, Ky., with instructions to him to forward the prisoner, via Point Pleasant and the Kanawha Valley, into the rebel lines, there to remain during the war unless allowed to return by authority from these or superior headquarters.

Very respectfully, your obedient servant,

J. BATES DICKSON,

Captain and Assistant Adjutant-General.

SPECIAL ORDERS,

HDQRS. DISTRICT OF Vicksburg, Numbers 177.

Vicksburg, Miss., November 9, 1864.

I. Captain J. W. Miller, assistant adjutant-general, U. S. Volunteers, is relieved from duty at these headquarters, and will forthwith report to Brigadier General Morgan L. Smith, U. S. Volunteers, having reported for duty at these headquarters, will assume command of the Post and Defenses of Vicksburg.

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By command of Major General N. J. T. Dana;

F. W. FOX,

Assistant Adjutant-General.