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t, fired the ball, striking him in the breast and tearing off the flesh as far as the shoulder. The bullet then struck private Forey, of company A, shattering his arm, (which was amputated last night,) and finally lodged in the bowels of private Richard Morris, of company D, who was standing near, inflicting a mortal wound. Newsom then ran a few steps, but was overtaken by two of the battalion and lodged in Castle Thunder. The weapon with which so much damage was done at a single shot was a sRichard Morris, of company D, who was standing near, inflicting a mortal wound. Newsom then ran a few steps, but was overtaken by two of the battalion and lodged in Castle Thunder. The weapon with which so much damage was done at a single shot was a short Mississippi rifle. Morris was not expected to survive through last night. Newsom, after being placed in confinement at the Castle, expressed much regret at the damage he had done, but said he was driven to it by the assault made by Gripp.