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g, had crossed the Cumberland river in a steamboat and nine barges, at White Oak creek, opposite their encampment at Mill Spring. Two hundred and seventy-five (275) rebels were killed and wounded, including Zollicoffer and Peyton. The dead were found on the field. The Tenth Indiana Regiment lost 75 killed and wounded. No further particulars of the Federal loss have yet reached here. The scene of the victory. The scene of the late victory is Somerset, the capital of Pulaski county, Ky., and is situated six miles north of the Cumberland river, and ninety miles east of Frankfort, the capital of the State. Official dispatches.--the Feeling in Washington. Washington. Jan. 21. --The Government has received dispatches fully confirming the intelligence from Kentucky. The facts reported in the press dispatches are substantially correct. The news causes intense delight here. The position of the Federal troops. The position of the troops at Somers
ongly posted and entrenched behind Fishing Creek. The result of the action was disastrous to our arms. General Zollicoffer was killed, and immediately on his fall, our army was seized with a panic and was utterly routed, losing all its artillery, baggage, and camp equipage, and leaving 500 in killed and wounded on the field. At last accounts, Gen. Crittenden was in full retreat on Knoxville. It is not stated whether or not the enemy was in pursuit. Somerset is situated in Pulaski county, Ky., and is, by an air line, about eighty miles Northwest of Knoxville, and miles probably over a hundred by the road hundred. The intervening country is mountainous, and might offer serious impediments to a pursuing force. The scene of the battle-field was North of the Cumberland river, which would interpose another obstacle to the advance of the enemy in case Gen. Crittenden has destroyed the bridges over that stream. Of course it is to be supposed that he has done so. Th