York mounted rifles noticed the somewhat famous E. Z. C. Judson.
（Ned Buntline,) who had enlisted as a private.
Ned was in good spirits and health, and sober, and as full of patriotism as he used to be of a hiskey.
His love of adventure will now be gratified on land, as it has been on the sea and if he survives the term of enlistment his literary talent will no doubt be turned to the manufacture of thrilling army tales.
From Western Virginia--Stampede of negroes.
A letter from Gallipolis, Ohio situated on the river, says 300 runaway negroes from Western Virginia are now in that city.
A gentleman, pretty well acquainted with all this part of Virginia, told me that he thought there would be near one thousand five hundred blacks who would leave Virginia along with our army.--They come from as far east as Lewisburg.
The rebels are pretty active.
Some two hundred are located in the vicinity of Guyandotte, and have endeavored to capture some steamboats loade