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Letter From Gen. Berry

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-Tho Rocklmid Me , Freo I'resa is pcrniiied to publish a private letter f rom Geu Berry tu liis brother, dated July 5, opposito City Püi::t, f rom which we mako tlie fullowiiig êxtiBCtj "1 uu liere witli the rt'uiiiant ot my pöor brigade. Out of 4,000 men t ha t I have bad siuce starting from Hampton, bat 1,200 now remain Oftho bslunoo, m;iriy Höin liospituls sit-k and vii Utidcd, and the bonos rf others lie moulderiiig in iüe Belds of Williamsburg, Fair Ouka, Advanou Station, Charles ('itv aiiJ Quaker Road. I ara sutfering sotuewlrat trom a alight wound by a pieiü ui' sheil, and froiu ii jiirics reeeived by a fa'l frooi my horse, which wasvoutded and causcJ to junip suddenly when my atti'iiiion was otlicrB'isc directed, aud til re w me." jST Tlio Chicago Tribune of Tuedoy s ys : '; The iate rrbel r;iid iiitu Indianii, and tlio alaiuiijig proximity of rebel guerrilla banda to Ciiioinuali liave creitid a fevQfish exuiteuieiit in tlie Uer locaJity, and to sucli jid extcnt doos t ] ï'cvail tliat tliu Ciucilinati baukcrs iro r:ipiilly seit(linr Hieïr funds to this city Over ,500,000 have alréadj beun placed on deposit in our banks."


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