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Attack on Roanoke Island.the enemy attempt to land.Terrific battle on shore.Loos of the steamer Curlew.illness of General Wise.&c., &c., &c. [special Dispatch to the Richmond Dispatch.] Norfolk, Va., Feb. 8. --A messenger just up from Roanoke Island reports that fifty-three Federal vessels opened a tremendous cannonade on the Island yesterday morning, the 7th inst., at 10 o'clock. The firing was continued with great violence till night. Our batteries returned the fire in splendid sn this attempt when the messenger left. No killed of our side were reported up to two o'clock yesterday. It was supposed that the fight would be renewed this morning. The bombarding vessels were stationed about two miles from the island. Gen. Wise is very ill. He has removed his headquarters to Nag's Head. F. [second Dispatch.] Norfolk, Va., Feb. 8th, 1862. --Heavy and very rapid firing was heard here this morning. It commenced early in the morning and continued for some c
The very latest.Roanoke Island in the Hands, of the enemy.capture of all our troops except Twentx-five.Capt. O. Jennings Wise mortally wounded.other casualties. [special Dispatch to the Richmond Dispatch.] Norfolk, Va., Feb. 9. --The Wise Legion with few exceptions, and the balance of the 4th Brigade of this department, were captured on Roanoke Island yesterday by an overwhelming force after two days hard fighting. Captains Coles and O. Jennings Wise, are severely wounded, and are reported killed. Major Lawson, of Col. Henningsen's regiment, is wounded and a prisoner. Lieut. Miller, of the Jackson Guard, is shot through the shoulder. Gen. Wise was confined to his bed from pneumonia at Nag's Head. He and his staff are safe. Col. Richardson is also safe. Major Fry, Capt. Wallace, Capt. Dickinson, Lieut. Carter and Lieut. Bigger are prisoners. Capt. Farish, and Burr and Levy, of the Richmond Light Infantry Blues, are safe. Frank Johnson a prisoner