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From Washington. [Special Correspondence of the Dispatch.] Washington, April 26. The troops are retained at Annapolis to fortify and hold that place. It is to be the point of outlet. Gen. Scott has posted troops along the road from Annapolis to Washington, to keep that place as a base line of operation. The object is to hem Maryland in on the Harrison road and at Annapolis, so as to reduce her to subjection. All the public buildings are mined. Citizens are leaving in vast numbers. Provisions are scarce. The Banks are on the eve of closing. The Black Republicans are impudent, and boasting that Maryland and Virginia will soon be sponged out! Jim Lane and Cassius M. Clay assert that the Republican party was formed to wipe out slavery from one end of the country to the other. Lane and his Border Ruffians meet at Willard's nightly, armed to the teeth, and pass through the building into the Church in the rear. The disunion feeling is increasing.
Latest news.war movements in New York.the Banks and the millionaires"Shelling out."troops moving from Annapolis. Norfolk, April 26. --By this morning's bay steamer we have the following: New York war movements. The State authorities of New York have determined to muster into immediate service the balance of the quota of militia authorized by the act to enroll volunteer militia. This gives 17,000 troops in addition to the 17th Regiment previously ordered in conformity with the President's call. Ninety companies have already handed in their company rolls. At a Democratic Union meeting to-night, Erastus Corning presiding, resolutions were passed pledging the entire party to stand by the Union. The Common Council has appropriated $30,000 for the families of volunteers. The Bank of Poughkeepsie has tendered to the Government $100,000, and the city of Albany $10,000. The City Council of Buffalo has appropriated $50,000 to aid the volunteers. Amon
Reported capture of Gen'l Harney!from Washington.the Reign of terror. Alexandria April 26. --It is reported that Gen. Harney, U. S. A., has been captured at Harper's Ferry, and sent to Richmond. Butler's Regiment, from Massachusetts, has arrived in Washington. Several Southerners have been arrested in Washington, and ordered to quit the city.-- The greatest excitement and consternation prevails among the citizens, many of whom are leaving for the South. The heights of Georgetown are garrisoned by Federal troops. More troops are expected at Annapolis from the North. The tone of the Northern press is more defiant and insulting to the South.