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at Ringgold. The enemy seem disposed to push the advantage they have gained energetically, and the battle is likely to be resumed in a day or two between Ringgold and Dalton. The spireme of the three days battle is: the enemy gained what be fought for — Lookout Mountain — and the left wing of both armies badly whipped. Our loss on the left wing was more than counterbalanced by gains on our right. We lost Slecomb's, Cobb's, and Massengill's artillery on our left, and captured all of Sherman's horses on our right. A good many field and regimental officers are arriving, wounded. Great fears for Longstreet's safety are felt. Three thousand of the enemy are advancing towards Knoxville from Cleveland. Fighting was reported at Kingston last week between our cavalry and the Yankees. Gen. Wheeler was ordered to Kingston last Monday. Next day firing was heard at London, in the direction of Kingston. [second Dispatch.] Atlanta, Nov. 28. --The train this eve
The strength of Sherman's corps. --A letter from Mississippi gives the following estimate of Sherman's corps, which joined Grant in time to drive Bragg from Lookout Mountain. It passed through the town from which the correspondent writes: The last division passed through here on Friday November 6th, and the whole columnSherman's corps, which joined Grant in time to drive Bragg from Lookout Mountain. It passed through the town from which the correspondent writes: The last division passed through here on Friday November 6th, and the whole column marched about in this order; 1st. Brig.-Gen. Ewing, commanding 4th division, numbering 4,500 men, with about 100 wagons and several pieces of artillery. 2d. Brig.-Gen. Smith, commanding division, numbering about 3,000 effective men. 3d. Major.-Gen. Morgan L. Smith, commanding division, numbering 3,500 men. 4th. Osterhaus and Frthe best information I can gather in regard to Dodge's force, he had about 3,000 men,. 17 pieces of artillery, and about 100 wagons. This would make the whole of Sherman's force 20,000 men, 103 pieces of artillery, and 1,100 wagons; and, upon inquiry, it will be found that this statement is in the main correct. Their cavalry forc