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The Daily Dispatch: December 3, 1861., [Electronic resource], Gen. Jeff. Thompson--capture of the Platte Valley. (search)
Gen. Jeff. Thompson--capture of the Platte Valley. The capture of the Platte Valley by Gen. Jeff. Thompson has already been briefly referred to. The following Gen. Jeff. Thompson has already been briefly referred to. The following are the particulars of the affair, which we copy from the Charleston (Mo.) Courier, of the 22d ult.: On Monday last, Brig. Gen. Jeff. Thompson, with a part of Brig. Gen. Jeff. Thompson, with a part of his army and a battery of artillery, went from New Madrid to Price's Landing for some purpose, said by the St. Louis Democrat to be the capture of the Marie Denning, Well, it seems the Marie did not come, but the Platte Valley did, and Gen. Thompson had her rounded to in irregular style, under fire from his cannon. Upon boowever, it was all the same, as they were non comeatibus est boatibus. Gen. Thompson arraigned Captain Postal and the other boat officers before the bar, where,heir way rejoicing, minus a half barrel of brandy, which they presented to General Thompson, who, with his army and the half barrel, evacuated Price's Landing and ret