Skirmishes on Manchester Pike; at Monterey; at and near Murfreesboro.

“Battle of Murfreesboro—Far as the eye could reach stood the two vast armies, silent and motionless, and it almost seemed, instead of foes drawn up for battle, to be some brilliant holiday parade, but at length a volley of musketry from the extreme left told too plainly that the work of death had in reality begun….” [Murfreesboro Daily Rebel Banner]