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ed, our loss is not large in either killed or wounded. Crook's column and Averill's command met with decided success. In one action which we had the enemy attempted a trick by trying to flank our left. In the end we tricked him, as we turned his left, and thereby brought about his defeat handsomely. Tachurn's brigade of infantry suffered the heaviest in killed and wounded. Two special messengers previously sent to the rear with dispatches for the Herald, were captured by Gilmer's and some of Mosby's men, who not only took their dispatches from them, but held them as prisoners. One of the messengers was a negro — a bright boy in everything but color. Our forces are in hot pursuit of the enemy Stahl's division of cavalry and Sullivan's division of infantry were hotly engaged. The brigades commanded by Col. McKeynolds, of the 1st New York cavalry, and Col. Wynkoop of the 20th Pennsylvania did their work. The enemy's retreat is a complete stampede