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al statements, it will be interesting to the public to know what they have to say about the progress of the war: Island Number10. A correspondent of the St. Louis Republican, writing from Island No.10, on the 9th, says: The floating baIsland No.10, on the 9th, says: The floating battery, formerly the Pelican dock at New Orleans, drifted down to Madrid, and was secured five miles below there. When first seen, it came sweeping down with the current towards the upper battery, and the garrison, supposing an attempt probable to ruscience with lately.--On the deck a sixty-four lay dismounted, its carriage shivered to pieces by a ball. Passing Island No.10, the most noticeable token of war's ruin is the steamboats sunken and destroyed. On all sides they lay — some capablee flags were captured, one of which bore the inscription: "Equal Justice to each new Partner in the new firm." On Island No.10 there are five batteries and twenty-two guns, but few tents, and no property, except cannon balls, that can be made va
Island no.10. Augusta, April 21. --The Memphis Appeal says that the capturing of Island No.10 was effected on Tuesday, the 8th inst. Our men threw their guns in the river, spiked the cannons, and scuttled the floating battery and transports. About 1,000 escaped; it is estimated that 2,000 were taken prisoners. [The floating battery, according to the Yankee reports, elsewhere published, was captured; and if this be so, the work of scuttling must have been very imperfectly performeIsland No.10 was effected on Tuesday, the 8th inst. Our men threw their guns in the river, spiked the cannons, and scuttled the floating battery and transports. About 1,000 escaped; it is estimated that 2,000 were taken prisoners. [The floating battery, according to the Yankee reports, elsewhere published, was captured; and if this be so, the work of scuttling must have been very imperfectly performed. As to our estimated loss of 2,000 men, it is far above the number claimed by the Federal Commander Foote in his official dispatch.]