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Correspondence of the Richmond Dispatch.fast day — special election — military matters — wheat crop, &c. Clarksville, Mecklenburg Co., Va., June 15, 1861. The Fast Day appointed by the President of our Confederacy was generally observed here All places of business were closed, and religious services performed at the Baptist Church, by the Rev. Mr. Bray, morning and night. The sermon in the forenoon was preached from second chapter of the Prophet Joel, twelfth and thirteenth verses. The race for the Convention between E. R. Chambers and J. G. Boyd was a spirited one, and resulted in the election of the former by a small majority. Considering that the editor of the Tobacco Plant was not so well known in the lower end of the county, and had to make a canvass in ten days, his friends think he made a fine run. Out of about eight hundred votes he received three hundred and forty-eight. Dr. Smith was not a candidate. Captain Wood's Company, the Carrington Guards, are no<