eneral engagement is now looked for in a day or two.
There is much indicating that the rebels will attempt to flank General Sheridan in his position at Cedar creek.
Early has gone to Richmond.
John Hart, James McBride, John Holland and Patrick Lyons, in the employ of Smith & Brother, newsmen, who furnish Sheridan's army with newspapers as newsboys, were captured by guerrillas a day or two since while on their way from Middletown to Newtown with papers.
McBride and Lyons had about five hLyons had about five hundred dollars with them belonging to themselves.
Hart had just been released from Richmond, having been captured in August last.
Hood across the Tennessee River.
A Nashville correspondent of the New York Herald, after stating that Hood's entire army is now north of the Tennessee river, having effected a crossing at Cypress creek, two and a half miles below Florence, Alabama, gives his entire force as thirty-three thousand five hundred, five thousand of which are cavalry.
He is said