--Western dispatches report that Banks
is retreating on Natcher, and Gen. Taylor
Transports are coming out of Red river
loaded with wounded.
It is reported that we captured fourteen gunboats that were aground above the Red river
Official news has been received of the capture of a gunboat on the Yazoo river
carrying eight 24 pounders.
Her guns and stores were removed, and the boat burnt.
--A dispatch from Canton
, 22d, says: ‘Gen. Taylor
captured 7,000 prisoners, 400 negroes, and 19 pieces of artillery in Louisiana
Two hundred and twelve Federal prisoners, captured by Forrest
at Fort Pillow
, and by Cols. Ives
, were brought here to-day.