--No further news from the Yankee raid on the Mississippi Central Railroad.
The raid consisted of 1260 men, who started from Yazoo City and intercepted two trains at Durant.
The last heard of them they were taking the trains up the road, and Gen. Whittield's cavalry were in hot pursuit.
The Daily Dispatch: August 20, 1863. Richmond Dispatch. 2 pages. by Cowardin & Hammersley. Richmond. August 20, 1863. microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mi : Proquest. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
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