June 4th 1874 )
Col: Kinloch Falconer )
My Dear Major,"
Some 18 days
ago I received a note from you ask-
ing if there was not a typographi-
cal error in your statements of the
strength of the army of Tennessee
at different times from May 1st to
July 10th printed on pages 574-5
of my “narrative.” [ ] “the report,”
the words beginning the 6th paragraph,"
should not be no report."
I replied immediately that you were
correct that I had observed the mistake,"
and pointed it out to the publishers."
IN writing to me in relation to that
statement a year ago, you mention-
ed that soon after the [ ] of Atlanta
you had, by Genl Hood’s direction, made