Interesting Particulars of the recent fight.
--All quiet; no prospect of a fight to-day.
A Confederate officer from Morris Island
boarded the wreck of the Kockuk last night and found her turret had been pierced through by a ball.
--Six Monitors and the Ironsides
still be within the bar, about two and a half miles from Sumter
The enemy is waiting for a new machine to remove torpedoes.
Everything is in readiness for the attack.
Senor Moneads, the Spanish Consul
, who recently left here in a Spanish war steamer, returned to day, via Richmond
, having left Washington
on Thursday last, on hearing the attack here was imminent.
Neither the French
nor English Consuls are here.
--Account from Fort Sumter
reflect the highest credit on the garrison for coolness and bravery in the recent fight.--When the Monitors
were discovered approaching, the men were at dinner.
At the sound of the long roll they sprang to their guns with shooting; the battle- flag was run up to the air of "Dixle," played by the band on the parapet, and a salute of thirteen guns fired.
Col. Alfred Ellett
was the commanding officer
of the fort.
Lieutenant Colonel Joseph Yates
commanded the barbette batteries, and Major Ormsby Blanding
the case-mated batteries.
The enemy fired eighty shots at the fort of which thirty-four struck.
The garrison are eager for the next chance at the Monitors
--To Gen. S. Cooper: General W. S. Walker
destroyed an armed steamer in the Coosaw river
at daylight this morning.
No casualties on our side.
All quiet Six Monitors and the Ironsides
are still within the bar.