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$25 reward --Ranaway from my store on Tuesday morning, 15th instant, my negro Boy, Lewis. Washington. He is to bright mulatto, thickset, about 5 feet high, 15 years old; had on when last seen a brown sack coat, brown pants, and a military cap. The above reward will be paid for his delivery to me. S. S. Cotterell. No. 119 Main streets, ap 2--ts
Richard H. Rains, the oldest printer in New York, died on the 22d ult.
The battle of Kernstown.an interesting Narrative. [correspondence of the Richmond Dispatch.] Mr. Jackson, Va., March 28, 1862. On Saturday, the 22d inst., Gen. Jackson rapidly moved his little army from camp, near this place, back to Cedar Creek, twenty-six miles, in one day, and camped there that night, making his headquarters in Birdsburg, which was evacuated by the enemy the day before. Early the next morning (Sunday) he again moved forward, and the artillery opened on the enemy near Kernstown about 12 o'clock. The fight was made by the Yankees as they fought at Manassas, first making a demonstration on our right and then throwing their whole force rapidly to our left. An "artillery duel" was kept up until about four o'clock, our forces moving gradually to the left, when the enemy's infantry advanced in force. They were met by the 37th and 21st Virginia regiments, and repulsed three times. Three times the Stars and Stripes fell, and three times did our gallant troops
Ten late W. H. Pritonard. --The remains of Mr. Wm. H. Pritchard arrived at Augusta, Ga., from Richmond, on the 29th ult., and were interred the same day. A larges res of citizens followed them to the ry.
More Yankees Bagged on Edisto Island. --At midnight on Friday, a body of our troops landed on Edisto Island, with a view of making a little "raid." At 8 o'clock A. M. on Saturday, they attacked the enemy's picken guard, consisting of 50 men. Our boys succeeded in killing one, wounding one and making twenty-one of the Yankees prisoners. This neat little exploit was accomplished almost without loss on our side, three of our men having been slightly wounded. The captives were brought to the city yesterday.--Charleston Mercury 31st ult.