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the papers and books belonging to the Sussex county clerk's office, which was burnt on Saturday, were left by the enemy at Stony Creek, and thereby saved. The enemy also burnt Sussex C. H. It is now believed that Spears is on his return to Suffolk or Norfolk, to make report of his brilliant operations to headquarters. On Monday, at 12 o'clock, Spears and his command were at the farm of Major B. W. Belsches's, in Sussex county, about 12 or 14 miles from Stony Creek. They had destroyer tanks, wood sheds, etc., they burnt the residences of Mr. Wm. Jarratt, H. Field, and others. It is hardly probable that he will return to the railroad, as at all points that thoroughfare is too well guarded. He has doubtless gone back to Suffolk, or may endeavor to form a junction with the troops now at City Point and Bermuda Hundreds. A fight occurred at Swift Creek, three miles from Petersburg, Monday. It lasted with more or less vigour for some two or three hours at this point,