--A special to the Appeal,
, dated 24th, says:
The Memphis Bulletin
, of the 23d, states that Magruder
had whipped Franklin
's Yankee corps, taking many prisoners sinking two gunboats, and disabling several transports.
at Sabine Pass
returned to New Orleans.
--The New Orleans Era
says that a most disastrous reverse to the Federals
This concurs with the rumors that Gen. Weitzed
had been defeated and killed by Gen. Dick Taylor
, at Napoleon
, La.--[The particulars of this Confederate victory were published from the Northern
papers on Friday last.-- Rep.]