born on the American side of the river, he was a citizen of the United States, and would hold Brownsville for that government.
He immediately notified the Yankee commander at Brazos of his proceedings, and offered, through him, to the United States Government, the services of himself and army.
A Louisville dispatch states that Forrest crossed
the Coldwater on Monday last, and camped within fifteen miles of Memphis.
General Marmaduke, with seven thousand men, is across the St. Francis river, intending to invade Missouri. General Price is threatening Little Rock
A letter from Grant's army, speaking of General Hampton's raid, says:
Kautz's and Gregg's commands were both ordered in pursuit as soon as the enemy's presence was known, but were unable to more than harass his retreat.
The entire herd is beyond recapture hours ago, and we are compelled to acknowledge one of the most humiliating occurrences of the war has been practised almost under the fire of our guns