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The Daily Dispatch: June 3, 1862., [Electronic resource], Late Northern news. (search)
Advance of the Yankees on the Mississippi — capture of Homersville. Augusta, June 26. --The Memphis Appeal says that the Federal attacked and captured the town of Homersville, Ark., on the 20th ult., and also seized the steamer Daniel B. Miller Col. E. Alex. Lewis, of Jeff Thompson's command was killed, two men wounded, and several citizens captured. Captains Rogers and Hicks, with 100 men, attacked the Federal near Des Arc on the 24th ult. The enemy was three or four hundred strong. The Federal loss is supposed to be 50 or 100. The Confederate loss was three killed, two wounded, and several missing. Eight or ten horses were killed. The Federal are laying the whole country waste. The enemy are again within ten miles of Cotton Plant. A large number of citizens have left to attack them.
The Daily Dispatch: June 14, 1862., [Electronic resource],
$150 reward. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: July 24, 1862., [Electronic resource], The flag of truce. (search)
From the South. The order of Gen. Grant expelling "disloyal" citizens from Memphis has been published. Gen. Jeff Thompson has issued a proclamation, assuring all Tennessean in the Confederate States army that their families, if expelled, shall be provided for. The General has written the following letter to the tyrant Grant: Senatoria, Miss, July 14th, 1862. Maj-Gen U. S. Grant, U. S. A., Memphis, Tenn. General --Upon my return from Grenada, I find a copy of your Special Order No. 14, of July 10th, 1862, requiring certain parties therein designated to leave your lines within five days. If, General, you intend to carry this order into effect, which we of course presume you will, the cause of humanity will require that you make some arrangement with us, by which the helpless women and children who will thus be turned out of doors, can be provided for; for you must well know by this time that nine-tenths of the people of Memphis come under your ban, for there is scarce
The Daily Dispatch: August 7, 1862., [Electronic resource], Further from the
The Daily Dispatch: May 5, 1863., [Electronic resource], A glorious Confederate victory. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: September 9, 1863., [Electronic resource], Additional from the
The Daily Dispatch: January 12, 1864., [Electronic resource], Confederate prisoners at
Johnson's Island. (search)
Confederate prisoners at Johnson's Island. The following is a list of some of the Confederate officers confined at Johnson's Island, and the places they were captured: Maj Gen J R Trimble, Gettysburg; Brig-Gens Archer, Gettysburg; Beall, at Port Hudson; Frazier, at Cumberland Gap; Jeff Thompson, at Randolph, Ark, and J R Jones, at Smithburg, Pa; Col H A Carrington, 18th Va; Col Wm S Christian, 55th Va; Lt-Col Critcher, 15th Va cav; Maj Carrington, 3d Va cav; Col J Lucius Davis, 10th Va cav; Col F P Jones,--Va; Maj J M Mayo, 4th Va cav; Lt-Col W H Payne, 4th Va cav; Maj W J Richardson, 9th Va; Lt-Col Evan Rile, 55th Va, and Maj J C Timberlake, 53d Va.
The Daily Dispatch: August 9, 1864., [Electronic resource], Exchange of
Confderate officers — Scene at the exchange. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: December 23, 1864., [Electronic resource], House servants for Hire. (search)