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An incident occurred during the cannonading, of Fort Sumter, which, for its peculiarity, deserves particular mention. Roger A. Pryor, of Virginia, ex-Member of Congress, was one of the second deputation that waited upon Major Anderson. He was the very embodiment of Southern chivalry. Literally dressed to kill, bristling with bowie-knives and revolvers, like a walking arsenal, he appeared to think himself individually capable of capturing the fort, without any extraneous assistance. Insidy, drank it without ceremony. Surgeon Crawford, who had witnessed the feat, approached him and said: Sir, what you have drank is poison — it was the iodide of potassium--you are a dead man. The representative of chivalry instantly collapsed, bowie-knives, revolvers and all, and passed into the hands of Burgeon Crawford, who, by purgings, pumping, and pukings, defeated his own prophecy in regard to his fate. Mr. Pryor left Fort Sumter a wiser, if not a better man. --N. Y. Tribune, April 19.