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January1,200 White Cloud1,000 Emma Duncan600 Tecumseh800 Lebanon600 Stephen Decatur500 Alex. Scott1,800 Dr. Kane600 Total10,685 Prisoners at Indianapolis. By telegraph from Indianapstate, moreover, and when it is cleaned, these will lose about three-fourths their weight. Scott and Mexico. It appears that Gen. Scott was nominated to the Federal Senate on the 22d FebruaGen. Scott was nominated to the Federal Senate on the 22d February as a special envoy to Mexico, to aid Mr. Corwin in the present troubled aspect of affairs there. But a Washington correspondent writes: A majority of the Senate are opposed to any intervention in Mexican affairs, and of course, will refuse to confirm Gen. Scott's appointment, as it is only part of the scheme. Another correspondent says: There will be no occasion for the mission of General Scott unless the Senate should determine to adopt the suggestions of the President, which render the appointment of a special Minister proper. The Government's mail by the last steamer
andoah must be defeated before anything decisive is accomplished; and says that the moral effect of the menace of the capital must be removed. Washington, Feb. 27. --Gen. Dix and the Hon. Edward Pierpont have been appointed special- commissioners to examine into the cases of the State prisoners now, in the military custody of the United States, and to determine, ex-parier, whether they should be discharged or remitted to the civil tribunals for trial. The nomination of General Scott as Minister Extraordinary to Mexico has been withdrawn. Mr. Wilson, of Massachusetts, has introduced a resolution in the Senate to extend aid to the people of Maryland and Delaware to induce the abolition of slavery in those States. Chicago, Feb. 27. --A dispatch from Clarkesville, Tenn., states that the people there glory in secession. A large quantity of the rebel stores has been carried off by the Confederates; the balance was destroyed. The rebel leaders