--The Nasvvill (Tenn.) Republican and Banner,
of the 5th inst., announces the permanent connexion of Mr. Henry Watterson
with the editorial department of that paper.
W. has already gained an enviable reputation as a political writer.
He has also been quite favorably known as a magazinist and critic.
As one of the editors of the States,
of Washington, D. C.
, he was the author of the able Southern articles which esused the suppression of that paper by the Lincoln