--On yesterday, off Ship Island, the Confederate gun-boat Florida, and the Federal steamer Massachusetts, exchanged twenty shots, which passed over and fell some distance from both vessels.
Neither of the vessels were injured.
The Massachusetts hauled off and the Florida retired.
The Daily Dispatch: October 22, 1861. Richmond Dispatch. 4 pages. by Cowardin & Hammersley. Richmond. October 22, 1861. microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mi : Proquest. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
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