cHenry, who committed the murderous assault on Gen. Montgomery, at Alexandria, on Saturday, are to be tried by court-martial immediately.
There is no doubt, as it is a plain case, but that they will be sentenced to be shot.
They may escape the death penalty through the intercession of Gen. Montgomery.
U. S. Senator from Missouri. St. Louis, Jan. 20.
--John B. Henderson has been appointed, by Lieut. Gov. Wall, U. S. Senator, to fill the vacancy occasioned by the expulsion of Truston Polk.
Mr. Henderson is a Douglas Democrat, and an uncompressing Union man. He was a member of the State Convention, and a Brigadier General in the State service.
Late from the Rio Grande — important movement of the Mexicans.
The Houston Telegraph, of the 10th, contains the following important item:
Our Brownsville correspondent gives unimportant piece of information regarding the movements across the Rio Grande.
The sham fight at Matamoras is, of course, unworthy of further at