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The War.a Yankee view of Affairs. We continue our extracts from late Northern newspapers received at this office. The account of the operations of Burnside's expedition in North Carolina will be perused with much interest, and the reader will judge for himself as to now much confidence may be placed in the statements: Fort Macon. Beaufort, N. C., March 31. --The chief interest of the Burnside expedition is at present mainly centred in the proposed investment of Fort Macon, which, as stated in my last letter, is situated about equi- distant from Beaufort and Moorhead City, across Bogue Sound. The distance from these places to the fort is about, a mile and a quarter. It is a small fortification, but very strongly built, and is, garrisoned by about six hundred men, under the command of Col. White, (not Smith, as before reported,) formerly an officer of the United States army, and a graduate of West Point. Interception of a mail. Major Allen, of the Fourth Rh