AUGUST 1, 1864-10.30 a. m.
Brigadier General JOHN H. KELLY,
The general directs me to say that there is no news of importance here. Wheeler dispatches from Newnan that he has completed the killing, capturing, and breaking up of the raiding party under McCook. Yours of 9.40 received.
L. P. DODGE,
ATLANTA, August 1, 1864-9.50 p. m.
Brigadier General W. H. JACKSON,
Commanding, &c., Newnan, Ga.:
Stoneman’s raiders have come to grief. Stoneman and 500 of his braves surrendered to General Iverson yesterday near Clinton; balance of his command routed and being captured hourly.
J. B. HOOD,