I remained at Burnsville with a detachment of about 900 men from Ord's command and communicated with my two wings by courier.
Hiram seemed to have altered his tactics on leaving Burnsville.
The courier bearing the message was compelled to move west nearly to Jacinto before he found a road leading to Burnsville.
The country about Burnsville is not only mildly picturesque, but very pleasing.
We drove to Burnsville because she said she was sick of Hamilton.
Ord met the advance of the enemy soon after leaving Burnsville.
It is doubtful if he knew you were going to Burnsville at all, and he never had seen Mr. Burns in his life.
Next a post-office was established, and the place called Burnsville.
Arrived at Burnsville by 12 M. marched through the town (a small village) with bands playing and colors flying.
I have said that the young ladies of Burnsville put no faith in the story.