Imprisonment and murder of Confederates.
--The Knoxville (Tenn.） Chronicle
contains a letter from Kentucky
, which gives the following cases of barbarity on the part of the Yankees
Mrs. Dr. Cheatham
, of Nashville
, has been imprisoned at Alton, Ill.
, for during the war, for receiving a letter from her sister, Mrs. John H. Morgan
. Ed. Wilder
is to be shot for selling drugs to the Confederates
Poor Frank Cowan
was shot on the 23d June by the order of Burnside
's death order includes all those who receive letter from beyond the lines, as well as those who write them.