Nashville, Oct. 14.
--Passengers by to-day' traine report that large additions have been made to Lincoln
's forces in Kentucky
The Louisville Courier
was issued at Bowling Green
It says that Gen. Roussean
with 5,000 men and 8 pieces of artillery occupied Nolin Bridge, which is 14 mile from Minsfordville, on the 10th inst.
also learns that large forces at concentrating at Lexington, Ky.
, in views, a speedy advance on Zeigler
A division of Sherman
's forces is at Louisville
, actively engaged in pushing forward his forces.
There appears to be much enthusiasm to the North
in regard to Kentucky
, and it is the general determination to make her the battle-ground.
's column is reinforce by one or two regiments from the North
issued an order at Louisville
, on the 9th inst., in which he says that the chief in the different departments of his military department are directed to make estimates at once for funds adequate to supplying an arm of 60,000 men.
A dispatch from Jefferson City
, dated on the 8th inst., says that Col. Mathews
had telegraphed to Gov. Gamble
, saying that he was compelled to surrender his camp, with 400 men with three cannon, to superior force.
Union men from Lexington, Mo.
, deny that there has been any session of the Missouri Legislature recently held there.
left Jefferson City
on the 7th inst., in pursuit of Price
It is reported that he expected to concentrate at Sedalia
not less than 35,000 men and 100 pieces of cannon.
, it is reported, has directed his course to the South