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From the Rapidan.

Orange C. H., Jan. 6.
--Major Mosby, with a portion of his battalion, came up with a scouting party of the enemy, consisting of some seventy-five men from the 1st Maryland battalion, under Capt. Hunter, near Rectortown, Fauquier county, on New Year's day. A sharp fight ensued, in which the enemy lost five killed and nine wounded; whilst Mosby's loss was two killed and three wounded. Mosby captured three non-commissioned officers and thirty-seven privates, with their arms, equipments, and horses.--The rest of the party escaped. The prisoners are en route for Richmond.

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