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The Campaign in Mississippi. A western correspondent of the Columbia Guardian sums up the results, thus far, of Grant's movement against the rear of Vicksburg: Let us view stern facts and deduct our own conclusions as to the final termination of affairs about Vicksburg and Jackson. First, then, it is a fact that Grant'sGrant's army, from thirty to fifty thousand strong, have repulsed us at Grand Gulf, and forced their way through our lines, repulsing us still at every intermediate point at which we offered resistance, and reached and captured Jackson. Secondly, it is certain that our forces under Gens. Stevenson, Loring, Walker, Tilghman and Lee--Gen.
from Vicksburg, and may intercept his supplies and reinforcements and cut off his retreat.
It, then, our line of interception can be maintained, it is patent that Grant cannot make a protracted siege, but finding himself surrounded, must soon either advance to a conflict of arms or be forced by starvation to surrender.
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Yankee prisoners. --Only six Abolition prisoners were brought to the Libby prison on Saturday. Among them was Surgeon H. S. Hewett, of Grant's army, who was captured at Jackson, Miss. There are about 00 prisoners of war now here who will be sent North in a few days, as soon as arrangements can be made.