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ge of Railroad trains,&c. The Cincinnati papers of the 9th contain some of the particulars of Gen Morgan's raid into Kentucky. He begun his work on the Kentucky Central Railroad on the 8th, and proceeded to tap the stations, beginning near Cynthiana, and shortly afterwards reaching that town. The Gazette says: Citizens who came down from Cynthiana say that their neighbors of rebel proclivities, was had taken the President's amnesty oath, including some who had been in rebel service,Cynthiana say that their neighbors of rebel proclivities, was had taken the President's amnesty oath, including some who had been in rebel service, were rejoicing and shouting openly at the (to them) gratifying stare of things. The reports that the Paris bridge was burned, and that the train down from Lexington was captured, are untrue. The train came as fat as Paris and then returned. In reference to the means employed to capture or drive out the invaders it may not be well to speak in detail. Luckily, Gen Hobson had just arrived from Gen Burbridg's command, who had been seeking to prevent the progress of Morgan, and having
nition and was obliged to destroy and abandon his artillery. Many of his infantry were captured, but the exact number is not known. General Sturgis's force consisted of 3,000 cavalry and 5,000 infantry. The N. Y. Times says the above reads as though sent by the rebels themselves. Official dispatches refer to the defeat of Sturgis as a "disaster." Gen Morgans expedition. A telegram from Lexington, Ky, states that on the 12th inst. Gen Burbridge defeated the rebels at Cynthiana, killing some three hundred, and taking 400 prisoners. Morgan's command is utterly demoralized and scattered. Cols Hanson and Garrard are in pursuit. A telegram from Gov. Bramlette says that "no rebels in force are moving towards Louisville." After the Cynthiana defeat Gen. Hobson and part of his staff were sent under guard to Falmouth, but the whole were recaptured by a scouting party, and are now at Falmouth Miscellaneous. A gentleman who left Little Rock on the 3d of
From Gen Morgan. Mobile, June 18. --A special dispatch to the Register, dated Senatobia, June 17th, states that Morgan's forces, estimated at from three to five thousand, whipped Gen Hobson, capturing his whole command of 1,500 at Cynthiana. Frankfort had been attacked and the barracks burned, but the attacking party were repulsed. It is reported that Burbridge routed Morgan on the 12th, but the report is not credited. There was wild excitement in Louisville, as Morgan had dispatched a note to the city authorities stating that he should attack them. The Federal force there was inadequate for its defence. Gen. Sturgis, it is reported, has been arrested on charges preferred by Grierson.