--Northern dates to the 21st have been received.
telegraphs that an effort was made on Thursday evening by Ewell
's corps to turn the Yankee
right, which was promptly repulsed.
Three hundred prisoners fell into Yankee hands, besides many killed and wounded.
Yankee loss 600 wounded, 150 killed and missing.
assures the Northern
press that over 25,000 veteran reinforcements have been sent to Grant
There are no reports from Butler
The Red river
is blockaded at many points by rebel shore batteries.
, who is about to assume command, promises to remove them early.
has been removed, and Major General Hunter
A dispatch from Sherman
, dated Thursday night, at Kinston
, states that during that day he had pushed a column round Kinston
, in pursuit of Johnston
, as far as Cassville
A hard fight for Atlanta
is looked for.
states that among the passengers on board the prize rebel steamer Greyhound
, just arrived at Boston
, was Edward A. Pullard
, of Richmond
, and he is now probably in Fort Warren