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In Custody. --Bass Levy, the most notorious desperado in Baltimore, was recently captured by our forces near Front Royal, while acting as Quartermaster of the 1st Maryland regiment--a Yankee concern composed of cut-throats like himself.
Banks's retreat from Strasburg. details of Thursday's operations — the battles at Front Royal and Winchester — the three days operations. From the account of the New York World's Hagerstown, Md. Sunday, May 25. --The Maryland First had been sent from Strasburg to Front Royal, a small village twelve miles distant, just beyond the Massanuten range, which commences its s to await instruction. At midnight, word came to the different brigades that the "news from Front Royal was very unfavorable," with orders to prepare to march immediately. Col. Kenty, the lame was awaked to make preparations for immediate retreat. The remnant saved from the battle at Front Royal had retreated upon the road which connects Strasburg with Front Royal, and the enemy were knoFront Royal, and the enemy were known to be in close pursuit. Their movement, too, seemed evidently intended to cut off our connection with Winchester, and we saw, very naturally, before us the respect of an enemy (Ewell) in our
the town only a few hours before our with a small quantity of baggage. the captured were sick. them who was killed — David Dick name. I think — was of Company sixth Ohio regiment. I saw a was with him immediately after he He asked for a paper, wrote upon command regiment, and wished that his should be informed of his death. of the rebel cavalry had been in the the morning, and a man who had from the Front Royal road stated force of infantry were but a few . We passed through, however, them, and on to Winchester, end of our column encountered which was to have been sent to attention . First the Zouaves d'afrique, of General Banks, had been standing in the rear, to burn the bridge across three miles from Strasburg, had passed except the cavalry, under who was yet to come up, and the river. While they were be the bridge with tar, unsuspecting the enemy charged down upon the mountain on the left cutting in a more unmerciful and capturing a
t five improved cavalry six-shooters, an very much needed. old that the stores captured amount to $400,000. We also took three pieces we entered Front Royal, the women met us with shouts of the live we passed through the place in , we could not stop to partake of so generously and profusely on all hands. dae women and were taking them home with them. I have seen some that refused to go, and others that had been forced off at other times that had returned. At Front Royal we captured 1, 479 prisoners, and eight or nine hundred at Winchester, and numbers from points north are being hourly brought in. At Strasburg we took six at 1,100 more of the Hessians have been captured near Harper's Ferry and Martinsburg. We have now in this place 8,000 stand of arms, taken since we entered Front Royal, besides a number of pieces of artillery, together with the largest quantity of the best ammunition of all grades that I have ever behold. The medical stor