done by the same mob of Union men, engaged in the bridge burning-last summer.
The same paper adds:
Last week a lot of tories from Laurel, North Carolina, came into our county, (Greene,) and robbed several houses, taking all the money they could find and also some powder, telling some of the good citizens at the same time, that the next time they come back that they intended to burn their houses.
This marauding party is a set of renegade Union men from our own county, headed by Capt. Dave Fry, the ring leading bridge-burner, who has always managed to commit his depredations and make his escape before discovered.
The Memphis Avalanches says:
It is understood that the Federal are committing gross excesses at Columbus, Ky., and that no great effort has been made to restrain them.
Their insolence is intolerable, and they pillage and pilfer everything they can lay their hands on. This is by way of retaliation for the great dread in which they were long held from that p