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April 7, 1864, and revoking that portion of General Orders, Numbers 33, from the same headquarters, and of the same date, which directed him to establish headquarters in the field, is hereby approved and confirmed.

By command of Brevet Major-General Burbridge:

J. BATES DICKSON,

Captain and Assistant Adjutant-General.

MOUNT STERLING, KY., February 3, 1865.

Brigadier-General HOBSON:

Made a scout between Flat Rock and Middletown, and camped [within] eight miles of Mount Sterling last night. Heard of rebels, but saw none. What news?

J. S. BUTLER,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

LEXINGTON, KY., February 3, 1865.

Captain J. S. BUTLER,

Assistant Adjutant-General, Mount Sterling, Ky.:

No news to-day. Parties still in pursuit of rebels.

E. H. HOBSON,

Brigadier-General.

LEXINGTON, KY., February 3, 1865.

General D. W. LINDSEY,

Frankfort, Ky.:

Captain Cockrill can remain. No necessity for him in Owen or Henry Counties. Troops now there. If he can hear of Sue Munday's gang, it will be well for him to look after her.

E. H. HOBSON,

Brigadier-General.

LEXINGTON, KY., February 3, 1865.

Brigadier-General FRY,

Camp Nelson, Ky.:

Mount the Twelfth Kentucky and have them ready to move. I have ordered one company Twelfth Ohio from Crab Orchard to Danville. Lebanon and other points have been notified as to rebel movements.

E. H. HOBSON,

Brigadier-General.

CAMP NELSON, KY., February 3, 1865.

Brigadier-General HOBSON:

The balance of Twelfth Kentucky will be ready to move this evening. If you know in what way rebels are moving I can send Twelfth Kentucky to head them off. Let them know.

S. S. FRY,

Brigadier-General.

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