ught at the Sabine Cross Roads.
The rebels were commanded by Gens. Magrude, Holmes, and Taylor, all under Gen Kirby Smith.
The rebel loss in the first day's fight is placed at fifteen hundred.
The second day's fight was at Pleasant Hill, where, as previously stated, the enemy was most gloriously routed and driven from the field by our forces under Gen. A. J. Smith, Gen Banks commanding in chief.
The enemy's loss is heavy, and at least two to our one.
Among their killed were Gens Mouton and Parsons.
Gold is again higher — the closing rate at 10 P. M on the 22d, at Gallagher's Exchange, being 175.
The New York World says:
Mr. Chase has sold all his surplus gold, and it is evident to any business man who will take the trouble to examine into this matter that he will be compelled to buy gold before the year is out in order to pay the interest in coin on the public debt.
The Attorney General made explanations as to the com