I have the honor to be, very respectfully, your obedient servant,
A. H. TIPPIN,
Colonel Sixty-eighth Pennsylvania Vols., Commanding Hdqrs. Troops.
HEADQUARTERS SECOND ARMY CORPS,
February 8, 1865-4.30 p. m.
At 12.30 p. m. a train of nine box-cars passed westward on South Side Railroad, and soon afterward a locomotive in same direction. No troops seen on train. Several volleys of musketry were fired in enemy's