Washington, Aug. 22
is ing and will be at the P R ces in a day of two.
The 21st New York Regiment having m ty have been arrested and will be sent
has been authorized to take as the Illinois
for day purposes.
Information received at headquarters here go to prove that the recent rains, which a rapid rise in the Potomac
, the Confederate
plans for an attack on Washington
Intelligence has been received of an active intervention in Mexican
affairs by England
, and Spain
It is recognition, in some Confederacy, of can be had that the South
will not attempt conquests in that