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[Southern Association Dispatches.]
important from the West.

brilliant Feat of Gen'l Wheeler--the railroad bridge burnt in rear of Rosecrans — a gunboat and four transports destroyed--four hundred prisoners captured.



Mobile, Jan. 18.
--The Advertiser and Register has received the following official dispatch:

Tullahoma, January 17th.

To General S. B. Buckner:
Gen. Wheeler, with a portion of his cavalry brigade, after burning the railroad bridge in the enemy's rear, rushed for the Cumberland river, where he intercepted and captured four large transports, destroyed three with all the supplies, and bearded one to carry off four hundred paroled prisoners.--Being hotly pursued by a gunboat, he attacked captured, and destroyed her, with her whole armament.

[signed]Braxton Bragg.

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