From the Richmond Dispatch, 7/11/1862

Thinning Out. - Since the publication of the list of soldiers confined in Castle Godwin for various offenses, notifying commanders to call and take them away, the Castle has been considerably depleted of its superabundant population. Some of the officers having men there for weeks and months discovered the fact for the first time by the announcement in the papers.

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