--The steamer Antelope
reached this place yesterday, and brought here a detachment of the Washington Artillery, under command of Lieut James Salvo
They had in charge the following officers and seamen, lately captured by a Confederate State Privateer: Captain L. Holmes
, and W. Hurd
, late of the bark Glen
, of Portland, Me.
, from Philadelphia
, for Tortugas
, with a cargo of 391 tons coal; Henry Wilson
, late of the bark Rowena
, of and for Philadelphia
, from Laguayra, with a cargo of 1,000 bags coffee — this vessel is said to be new and valuable; Wm. Nichols
, seaman, and Henry Anderson
, a boy, lately of the schooner Mary Alice
, from Porto Rico
, for New York, with a cargo of 215 hhds. of sugar.
We also learn that a privateer has been chased into a harbor not far distant, after an exciting run of some hours.--Charleston Mercury 6th.