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Died of his injuries. --We regret to learn that private Richard Morris, of company D. City. Battalion, who accidentally received a gunshot wound in the bowels on Friday afternoon, has since died of his injuries. Mr. Morris, it will be remembered, was standing nigh Castle Thunder when a difficulty occurred between James F. Newsom, of North Carolina, and Martin Gripp, of company F. City Battalion. Gripp, it seems, gave Newsom a severe blow in his face, when Newsom stepped back, levelled his rifle at Gripp and fired, the ball striking G. in the breast, fearing up the flesh as far as the shoulder, then striking and fracturing one of private Frey's arms, passed off and lodged in the abdomen of Mr. Morris, causing his death. The deceased was a man of family and means, and highly respected by his companions in arms. Some short time after receiving the fatal wound a Yankee prisoner, who is a lawyer, was called in and prepared his will. Gripp and Frey were both doing well when
Notice. --Was brought to my lad, Sept. 7th, 1863, a negro man named George Washington; says he belongs to Joseph Bryant, of Bosher Parish, Louisiana, and was hired in the army to cook for Burrel McKinney, of the 9th Louisiana regiment, and was captured by the Yankees with our wagon trains in Pennsylvania, and made his escape near Fredericksburg and swam the river, and says that Col. Hodge, of the 9th Louisiana regiment, is acquainted with him. Said negro is of a black complexion and about 23 years old, is 5 feet 10 inches high, and smartly knock kneed. The owner will come forward, pay expenses, and take him away. Robt. Lumpkin. oc 5--1aw5t
Later from New Orleans. --New Orleans papers of the 17th are received. If there are military movements afloat these papers are very particular in saying nothing about them. The Military Governor, Gen. Shepley, had issued an order reorganizing the Recorders Courts of the city. The number of deaths officially reported for the week ending the 13th in of which 39 were blacks and mulattoes. There is on yellow ever mentioned in the record. The markets were dull. The Picayune says that reports and rumors were used to influence them, and had some effect. The coin market was firm and getting firmer. --Gold was sold at 343. The whole stock of cotton did not exceed 1,500 bales, and holders were to increase their . Quotations are not given. No arrival with the staple is mentioned. A marriage of had taken place — that of Hopkins, son of Bishop Hopkins, of Vermont, to Josephine Beck Guide, daughter of the officiating clergyman. They are, we suppose all Yankees.