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ssion troops have had a general stampede; large numbers of them had deserted and gone home. Major Mordecai and the Confederates. We learn from Philadelphia that Major Mordecai, late in command of the Watervliet Arsenal, publishes a card denying any complicity in furnishing the Confederates with drawings of a machine for expanding rifle bullets, as charged. He acknowledges having allowed Abraham Snyder, the inventor of the machine, to have copies made, but shows by letter, dated in January last, that he communicated to Col. Craig, of the Ordnance Department, saying that it was not too late to retract the permission if he thought necessary. Major Mordecai since his resignation has been residing in Philadelphia, supported by a daughter who is a school teacher. News via Washington. In the Washington Star of Thursday evening we find the following: Fairfax County, Va., Sept. 5. --From information, of the correctness of which there can be no question, I can inform y