ficer, Commanding South Atlantic Blockading Squadron. Lieutenant Napoleon Collins, U. S. N., United States Gun-boat Unadilla, Port Royal harbor.
Letter commending the officers of the Curlew by Aclull.
At daybreak two vessels were seen on our starboard-bow, one of which proved to be the United States steamer Isaac P. Smith, commanded by Lieutenant J. W. A. Nicholson, of the Navy.
She descriope once more cheered the hearts of all on board the transport.
Between 2 and 3 o'clock the United States frigate Sabine (Captain Ringgold) was within hail, and the assurance given that all hands wo, Commanding Battalion Marines, Southern Division. Flag-Officer Samuel F. Dupont, Commanding United States Naval Expedition, Southern Coast, U. S. N. America.
The capture of Tybee Island, Georgiarbor, Nov. 25, 1861.
Sir — I have the honor to inform the Department that the flag of the United States is flying over the territory of the State of Georgia.
As soon as the serious injury to th