--A letter to the Confederacy from Forrest's command says that Col. Dibrell had another fight with seven regiments of Yankee cavalry, on the 17th inst., at Sparta, Tenn., and repulsed them, with a loss of forty to fifty killed and wounded. Dibrell's force was six hundred strong.
His loss is two killed, seven wounded and twelve missing.
It is reported by passengers that the Yankees were shelling Chattanooga yesterday.
The Daily Dispatch: August 24, 1863. Richmond Dispatch. 2 pages. by Cowardin & Hammersley. Richmond. August 24, 1863. microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mi : Proquest. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
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