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ment law will be resisted. Indeed, this was once done, and the State defauted the attempt and held the road. You can find the proceedings on file in the War Department, detad about one year ago. The only hope, then, it seems to me, is to appeal to Governor Vance on the subject, and endeavor to obtain the consent of the State. With this view I shall defer action for further advice.

I am, general, very respectfully, your obedient servant,

BRAXTON BRAGG.

WHIteville, February 6, 1865.

Colonel ARCHER ANDERSON,

Wilmigton:

Reports confurm landing of enemy in considerable force at Little River. Supposed purpose, raid on this place.

P. F. CAMPBELL,

Operator.

GENERAL ORDERS,

HDQRS. DEPT. OF NORTH CAROLINA,

Numbers 11.

Wilmington, February 6, 1865.

In addition to his duries as chef surgeon of the Third Military District, Surgeon Logan will discharge those of medical director of the department until an assignment is made.

By order of General Bragg:

ARCHER ANDERSON,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

SUGAR LOAR, February 6, 1865-6. 20 p. m.

Colonel ARCHER ANDERSON,

Assistant Adjutant-General:

Mrs. Lanb will be received on the enemy's lines to-morrow morning at 11 o'clock.

R. F. HOKE,

Major-General.

Mr. Lamb ought to leave Wilmington by 7 o'clock to-morrow morning.

Respectfully,

ARCHER ANDERSON,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

Telegraph General Hoke Mrs. Lamb will be sent down as soon as she arrives, but may not be here by that hour. Have enerything ready to send her-ambualnce, wagon, &c.

B. B[RAGG].

AUGUSTA, GA., February 6, 1865.

Major E. WILLIS,

Chief Quartermaster:

MAJOR: General Beauregard desires that a pontoon train, composed of sixty boats, fully eqiupped, be ordered here at once by rail. Let them follow the wagon train as early as practicable.

Respectfully, your obedient servant,

GEORGE WM. BRENT,

Colonel and Assistant Adjutant-General.