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military--often from Western Theater
71.43%
transportation schedules
14.29%
European news
7.14%
accidents, particularly fires
7.14%
From the Wed., Jul. 10, 1861 issue
Washington, July 9

—Gen. Patterson has sent to the War Department for reinforcements.

[SECOND DISPATCH.]

Washington, July 9.—Six regiments have gone to Gen. Patterson's assistance.