Rebel War Clerk

OCTOBER 24TH.—Bragg is in full retreat, leaving Kentucky, and racing for Chattanooga—the point of interest now. But Beauregard, from whom was taken the command of the Western army, day before yesterday repulsed with slaughter a large detachment of the Yankees that had penetrated to the Charleston and Savannah Railroad, Thus, in spite of the fantastic tricks of small men here, the popular general is destined to rise again.

A Rebel War Clerk’s Diary at the Confederate States Capital, By John Beauchamp Jones

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