Jackson, May 1st.
--A special dispatch to the Appeal
contains advices from the Memphis Bulletin
of the 27th.
The river has fallen twenty-four feet-in all.
A dispatch of the 24th, from Cincinnati
, says: ‘The shipment of stores the past week is the largest ever known.
ladies have been arrested for writing Secesh letters, and will be court-martialed.
Steamboats are not allowed to pass southward.’
At St. Louis
the Commissary Department is active.
Three million rations are getting ready for Grant
In a skirmish at Patterson, Mo.
, the Federals
lost eleven killed. Patterson
was burned before the Yankees
, of Palmyra
massacre notoriety, is reported captured.
Two regiments of militia are to replace the garrison at St. Louis
, which goes into the field.
It is believed that the rebels captured Cape Girardeau
It is reported in Louisville
, with a numerous force of cavalry, was in Wayne county, Kentucky
By an order received at Nashville
, the entire population, ladies included, must take the oath within ten days or be sent South.