Yankee news and views.
--A special dispatch to the Register,
to-day, gives advices from Memphis
to the 14th inst. It is reported that General Burnside
's resignation has been accepted, and that General Foster
will succeed him.
is reported killed in an engagement with General S. D. Lee
was burned by the Confederates
on the 10th.
A telegram dated Washington
, 11th, inst., says that Seward
had refused to allow recruiting in the United States
for the Juarez Government
, and will prosecute offenders.
correspondent of the Chicago Times
says that the restoration of the Union
is almost hopeless, and, if restored, the United States
will find themselves with a dependency of the French Emperor
on the Southwestern
A Republican Administration has abandoned the Monroe
doctrine, and by pursuing aggressive measures to coerce the South
has given them an ally in Napoleon
, whose assistance will enable the South
to establish its independence.
New Orleans advices to the 29th report the sailing of the fleet under Gen. Banks
, consisting of three ships-of-war, sixteen transports, and a number of schooners and tugs.
The expedition crossed the bar at the Southwest
Pass on the 27th ult. Destination unknown.