21 Nov 1863
use. _ .. A Washington dispatch to the Herald says that the sutler of the 5th Kentucky cavalry and seven others, released from Castle Thunder on parole, have reached Washington. ' They state that the removal of --,--Union prisoners from Richmond to Danville has already commenced, and already 2,500 have gone. There is great complaint among the poorer people in Richmond at the high prices and scarcity of provisions, and they are forced to adopt the advice of their papers to live without eating meat. There arc some two hundred rebel prisoners confined in Castle Thunder for various alleged oflenccs, some for desertion and others for attending Peace Meetings in ana otners lor auuiiuuiy & ^n^. «...— *.&~ -•North Carolina, while at home on furlough.