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ging upon the most productive portion of the State, and this, too, while the troops at Knoxville have been compelled to endure the privation of limited rations. General Schofield has taken command, and hopes are entertained that a change for the better will be the immediate result. The late raid on the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad--loss over a million dollars. A letter from Cumberland, Md., dated the 8th inst., says: On the 29th ult, a large wagon train was captured between New Creek and Petersburg; but this disaster caused very little excitement in town; but on the 2d inst, this raid culminated. About 2 P. M couriers arrived announcing that the North Branch and Patterson Creek bridges, situated respectively six and eight miles east of this place, had been burned by the rebels. The long roll summoned the soldiers to arms, who soon look position about two miles southeast of our town. Soon the supports arrived, but the "rebs" didn't come. They having accomplished the