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General Grant records a. good story, tha-t usad to amuse mm greatly, of a certain rough car. penter who accompanied' "Stonewall" Jackson m many of his marelieg. Once when the general was making a rapid movement, he caioa to a deep stream; the bridge had been burned, and! it was necessary should be resior-edl u eoon mis possible. Jacks.onsent for his engineers and the carpenter, telling them what wa» required1, and the engineers retired to their tJente to prepare their plansl. Two liours later the carpenter re;porte: "Gineral, that bridge So finished, but them pictera ain't come yet."