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at large army deadly climate? We surely have not men that we can afford to throw them and six weeks on the Yazoo will do the of six assaults upon the works of Grant have always maintained that the Yankees not take Vicksburg; but that opinion predicated upon the certain belief that Johnston would interpose to prevent it. veat suggests itself to our tion. It may be that he designs to his own force with that of the garrison, first established the communication with before falling on Grant. He has high for the attempt. In the campaign of on the Danube, when the Archduke was advancing upon Devout, who Ralston, in the bend of the river, with men, Napoleon, who was on the flank Archduke, precisely as Johnston is now the flank of Grant, instead of waiting un he had become involved in the siege of tisbon and then attacking him in the rear, ordered Devout to evacuate the place and in him, by a dangerous flank march. So eat was the belief of the great soldier in the virtues
ells has rained upon the city, numbering at the lowest estimate 150,000, and but three casualties have occurred. The streets are daily filled with people, including women and children, who walk about free from danger. On Tuesday, while the edition of the Citizen was being worked off, a 13-inch shell passed through the office, scattering the cases of type, but injuring no one. One of the enemy's gunboats is fact aground below the city. A number of transports loaded with troops for Grant have come down the river within the last few days. The enemy has been firing incendiary shells three days, but with no damage. Maj. Martin, of the 26th La., was killed last Sunday, and Col. McLaunn, of the 27th La., seriously wounded. Citizens of Vicksburg who have arrived here (Jackson) confirm the news of the heavy bombardment Saturday, and say our loss was comparatively nothing. All in Vicksburg now feel that Gen. Johnston will arrive in time. The general tone of the
From an irrefutable authority I learn that not a single man of Rosecrans's army of the Cumberland has left to reinforce Grant. Since the battle of Murfreesboro' Rosecrans has been reinforced by not exceeding 15,000 men, consequently, estimating his losses at that low figure, his present force does not exceed his original number of 55,000 men. Grant's force, before the attack upon Vicksburg commenced, was about 60,000 men. He left some 10,000 at Milliken's Bend to guard his stores which taken from Kentucky, amounting to about 10,000, and about 10,000 more have been taken from Missouri, making the whole of Grant's reinforcements some 25,000, which would make up his losses. Our force inside the fortifications at Vicksburg, puttlosses at 1,000 we will say is 17,000. Then we will give Gen. Johnston, outside, 35,000, which will make 52,000, against Grant's 50,000, so that the fears of being crushed by such overwhelming reinforcements is all gammon, and which, in all probabi