Reported capture of the city of Mexico by the French--arrest of Gov. Tod, of Ohio, etc.
--An officer from the British ship of war, off the bar, last night, reports the capture of the city of Mexico
by the French
A special to the Appeal,
, says that Gov. Tod
, of Ohio
, was arrested and held to ball for causing the arrest of Dr. Olds
The Memphis Argus
claims that the safe retreat from the Sunflower
was the most masterly exploit of the war.
A special dispatch to the Advertiser,
from Spring Hill, Tenn.
, says that the enemy are reported to be evacuating Franklin.
The papers of Nashville
acknowledge the sinking of transports and the disabling of gunboats by our artillery.
Parragut is again blockading Red river