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Affairs in Mississippi.

Atlanta, Feb. 26th.
--A special dispatch to the Appeal, dated Artesia, Feb. 25th, says the Yankees have left Pontotoc. Gholson following, routed and scattered the enemy. Gen. Forrest had two horses killed under him, and killed two Yankees with his sabre. We lost as many officers as men killed. Shermen's advance has reached Pearl river.

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