[reports of the press Association.]
entered according to act of Congress in the year 1863, by J. S. Thrasher
, in the clerk's office of the District Court of the Confederate States
for the Northern District of Georgia
--The enemy have discontinued firing on Sumter
One hundred and thirty-six shots have been fired at the city since our last report.
The steamer Presto
, Capt. Horsey
, from Nassau
, Jan. 29th, in attempting to run in about 2 o'clock this morning, got ashore on Sullivan's Island
and remained immovable.
Most of the cargo, which was on Government account, has been save in good condition.
The enemy opened a heavy fire on the steamer at day light, and continued it all day. It is believed the vessel will be a total wreck.