84.-affair at Shelbyville, Tennessee.
Manchester, Tenn., July 1, 1863.
Headquarters still remain here, and trters — being just back from his brilliant expedition to Shelbyville, the headquarters of the rebel army.
I have already sen found the rebel force on the full run down the pike for Shelbyville.
They were, however, closely pursued by the First Middlhe fleeing foe until they reached their intrenchments at Shelbyville, where, under cover of their breastworks and two pieces Fourth regulars pursued the battery to within a mile of Shelbyville, at which point two more guns were opened on our column,m all that I can learn, the public square and streets of Shelbyville must have been witnesses to some of the most exciting haith joy and waved their skirts.
The fortifications of Shelbyville — the result of five months assiduous labor on the part ect assault without enormous loss of life.
They covered Shelbyville three miles and a half north of the town, and for nine m