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Correspondence of the Richmond Dispatch.raising a Secession flag — Political Affairs. Fincastle, Va., April 8, 1861. Some eight or ten days past we raised a secession pole and flag in our usually quiet town. Hundreds witnessed the raising, and, as it was ascending the beautiful pole, (81 feet height,) our excellent Brass Band gave us that soul-stirring air, "Dixie." Secession speeches were then made by some of our citizens, and the day passed off quietly. A great change — I judge from many that I have conversed with — has come over the minds of the people in this section, since things have taken the course they have. The people are beginning to arouse themselves, seeing the danger to which they are subject by waiting. They are getting impatient — the suspense the State Convention is causing cannot be longer submitted to, and it is denounced as the greatest "humbug" affair that ever assembled in your city, as a deliberative body, called together by the people to vindicate