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of the capture of Murfreesboro', Tenn., by the Confederates, with $30,000 worth of army stores. The following is the dispatch announcing the disaster: Nashville, July 14th, 1862. The Union forces engaged were the Third Minnesota, Col. Leslie, eight hundred men; six companies of the Ninth Michigan, Col. Parkhurst, three hundred; the third battalion of the Pennsylvania Seventh cavalry, two hundred and twenty-five; Hewitt's battery, sixty men, convalescents; the Fourth Kentucky, twend as they passed through the streets. The city is in a great state of excitement. The Secessionists confidently expect the arrival of the rebel forces some time to-night. Batteries have been placed on Capitol Hill and other points. Col. Leslie surrendered at Murfreesboro' at four o'clock P. M., the Minnesota Third and Hewitt's battery included, the latter for want of ammunition. Georgia and Alabama cavalry and Texan Rangers were engaged in the fight. The 7th Pennsylvania caval