Federal reinforcements in Kentucky.
The enemy are said to be sending heavy reinforcements to Kentucky
The Nashville Patriot
says that twenty-five thousand of McClellan
's forces have been ordered thither.
The Cincinnati Enquirer
asserts that there are now not less than fifty thousand Union troops in Kentucky
, and that there will soon be 60,000.
It urges a speedy movement in the direction of Cumberland Gap
, the dispersion of the Confederate
camp there, and the taking possession of the East Tennessee
The Confederate leaders, it is to be presumed, will take the most prompt and energetic measures to prevent this dangerous ‘"fire in the rear."’