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The news is unimportant. The pursuit of Hood. The pursuit of Hood, it appears, was given up because the Yankee pontoons did not come up in time to cross Duck river. The truth of the matter is, that Forrest was on the other side of the river, and pontoons would not have done any good. A letter in the Tribune says: Istrange foresight, anticipated such a movement, and redoubled his exertions to free himself from the dangers which were closing around him. After crossing Duck river, the troops moved forward to Pulaski, our cavalry meeting Forrest's forces a few miles this side of that town, strongly posted and prepared for resistance. Thi a few miles up on the shoals, where the gunboats could not possibly reach them. There is no doubt but that, with our main army closely pressing the enemy from Duck river to the Tennessee, the greater part, if not all, of Hood's forlorn and dispirited army would have been captured. Steadman, although having pushed forward ra