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Harbor protection.

--The citizens of Mobile are about to have constructed a floating battery for the protection of their harbor.--The Mobile Tribune, speaking of the model of one on exhibition there, says it is perfectly bomb and shell-proof, and is much more manageable than an ordinary steamboat.

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