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est. Mobile, May 20. --A special dispatch Advertiser, dated yesterday, says: There was heavy skirmishing S evening, on the Purdy road, between tion of Gen. Smith's command and their Federals, under Gen. Sherman. Our l my's loss is not known, but is suppose heavy. The enemy is busy entrencher our right, on the Monterey road, two half miles from Corinth. It is said that enemy is erecting mortar batteries. Mitchell's column, from Huntsville, a reported to be this side of Florence, m to Pittsburg. It is reported that the enemy's cavalry within nine miles of Pocahontas, which is on the Memphis and Charleston railroad. Federal prisoners say that the enemy our falling back more than they do a as they cannot stand the climate fur South. They expect to starve us long siege, and thus compel us to sur There was a skirmish at 1 o'clock su ing. A number of Federals were killed wounded. Also, a skirmish this after of Bridge Creek, a mile and a half fr