The recent engagement at the month of the Mississippi.
New Orleans, Oct. 14.
--The Federal steamers Richmond and Vincennes have got off — the Preble is missing, and was sunk; the Water Witch has also got off, and probably with dispatches.
The Niagara had left before the action.
The river is clear.
The Daily Dispatch: October 16, 1861. Richmond Dispatch. 4 pages. by Cowardin & Hammersley. Richmond. October 16, 1861. microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mi : Proquest. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
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