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The Daily Dispatch: may 17, 1861., [Electronic resource],
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Troops from the Southwest. --A part of Col. DeRussy's Louisiana Regiment arrived in Knoxville, Tenn., on Tuesday last, on their way to Virginia. The same evening about 1,000 more troops arrived, consisting of hall a regiment of North Louisiana volunteers, half a regiment of Arkansas volunteers, and the remainder of the Middle Tennessee regiment. They were handsomely received by the citizens. Speeches were made by Lieut.Col. Young, of Louisiana, Col. Jake Miller, of Tenn., and Capt. Crockett, a grandson of the famous Davy Crockett. Capt. C. has command of a company of Arkansas rifles, who bear upon their flag his grandfather's celebrated motto--"Be sure you're right, then go ahead." Capt. J. C. Ramsey, of Knoxville, responded for East Tennessee.