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the Baltimore Sun of Tuesday, and the New York Herald of Monday, received last evening by special express, we make up the following summary: from old Point comfort. The steamer Adelaide, Captain Cannon, arrived yesterday morning from Old Point Comfort. She brought up Capt. Dyer, of the artillery, en route for Washington. Several soldiers on the sick list came up, and left by the morning train for the North. A bearer of dispatches from Gen. Butler to Washington was among the passenve by Gen. Butler in person upon the Secession batteries. It could not be ascertained when the blow would be struck, but it was thought that Great Bethel was the point on which the troops would first move. The sloop-of-war Jamestown is at Old Point, and the Anacosta lies under the Rip Raps. The Pocahontas lies off Alexandria, and the Pawnee guards Maryland Point.--The Propeller Reliance has the launch of the Pawnee in tow, exploring the creeks and inlets along the shores. On Sunday
l Correspondence of the Dispatch.] Camp Jackson, Pig's Point, Wednesday, June 19th, 1861. The news received here concerning the evacuation of Harper's Ferry has caused a general depression; but, with implicit confidence in the ability of our Generals, we are willing to trust our destinies in their hands. This movement is not understood, but many conjectures are offered for explanation. The Rip Raps. you remember, is situater nearly at an angle with Sewell's Point battery and Old Point — to the right of the former and opposite the latter. Unexpectedly this old pile of fortifications is occupiedly by Federal troops, with several pieces of cannon--one a rifle piece which threw yesterday, shell towards the camps of our troops stationed at Sewell's Battery — I saw a sugar-loaf shaped concern, about eight inches long, (weighing thirty good pounds, I suppose,) that was brought to Nor-folk this morning which did not explode It is a dangerous looking missile. I saw another sma