e Mudd and G. C. Burch. T. M. Hodges and two others.
Dispatches from New Orleans announce the death of Connnander Thomas Wainwright, of the U. S. sloop of war Hartford.
Old Abe has just made the following appointments: Brigadier General H. G. Wright, of the United States Engineers, to be a Major-General; Col. Michael Corcoran, of the 69th New York Militia, to be a Brigadier-General; Col Orlando N. Wilcox, of the 2d Michigan Volunteers, to be a Brigadier General; Brigadier General G. W. Collom, not confirmed by the Senate by an accidental emission, is reappointed to be a Brigadier-General.
The body of Brigadier General Thos. Williams, who was killed at Baton Rouge, reached New York last Monday.
It will be carried to Newburg, New York, where the family of deceased reside.
He was shot through the heart by a Minnie ball.
The sales of cotton in New York on Tuesday, the 19th, amounted to 400 bales of middling uplands at 46½@47 cents. Exchange dull at 127@127½.