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ate of the 7th inst., say:
Effect of the news of the progress of the Union forces.
The news to-day of the triumphant progress of the Union arms on the Tennessee river, in Pamlico Sound, and on the Upper Potomac, has caused great rejoicing.
It is regarded, however, as only the first faint muttering of the terrific storm aboat Belmont, exhibited the fighting qualities of Napoleon's Old Guard, have marched into the occupation of the valuable strategic defences of Fort Henry on the Tennessee river.
Our troops occupy a good position at Fort Henry from which to advance westward upon Columbus, or eastward upon Bowling Green, in the rear — the two stroe artillery corps alone to defend it, not having much sympathy with the cause of rebellion.
Several gun- boats left Paducah yesterday for the Cumberland and Tennessee rivers, and Gen. Grant was to attack.
Fort Donelson to-day.
It is thus evident that the blow struck at Fort Henry is to be vigorously followed up by our Generals.
mps of Louisiana.
Our land and naval forces are at length so admirably distributed and so thoroughly equipped and provided for active work, and are so well drilled and so ably commanded by such approved officers as McClellan, Buell, Halleck, Wool, Burnside, Sherman, Dupont, Goldsborough, Foote, Porter, and others, and the rebellion is so manifestly in the last throes of exhaustion, that our faith is stronger than ever, and strengthens every day, in the conviction that before England and France can agree to interfere there will be an end of Jeff. Davis and his spurious Southern Confederacy.
In this view we are powerfully supported by the patriotic action of Congress, in its seasonable legislation to relieve the financial embarrassments of the Government and the country.
Speech of Mr. Van Wyck in Congress — important Developments.
The following remarks were submitted by Mr. Van Wyck in the Federal House of Representatives, on the 7th inst.:
Mr. Van Wyck, (Rep) of Ne