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Correspondence of the Richmond Dispatch.election — high water. Clareesville, Mecklenburg Co., Va., February 4th. The polls have been closed here, and Carrington is sixty ahead. The Roanoke is higher than it has been since 1850, and has prevented a large number of voters from attending the election, being entirely unsafe for crossing.--Carrington would have gotten a larger majority, but for this untimely overflow. It seems to be conceded that Goods gets the return. I will apprize yo Clareesville, Mecklenburg Co., Va., February 4th. The polls have been closed here, and Carrington is sixty ahead. The Roanoke is higher than it has been since 1850, and has prevented a large number of voters from attending the election, being entirely unsafe for crossing.--Carrington would have gotten a larger majority, but for this untimely overflow. It seems to be conceded that Goods gets the return. I will apprize you of the official result as soon as it can be had. Occasional.