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Reconnaissance near Columbus — movements of Union troops.
The gun-boats Essex, St Louis, and Tyler made a reconnaissance down the river today.
They approached within a mile and a half of Columbus, and fired several shots into the rebel camps.
The rebels returned the fire from three or four guns without doing any damage to our boats.
The effect of our shells is unknown.
No obstruction in the river nor masked batteries on shore were discovered, as before reported.
General McClernand's column moved in the direction of Blandville, Ky., to-day.
Gen. Paine's force moved forward this morning from Bird's Point.
The Second regiment of the Douglas Brigade will arrive to-night.
The Seventh Lowa, Eighth Wisconsin, and Forty-fifth Illinois are expected to-morrow.
Operations of the Confederates at Cave city, Ky. Louisville, Jan. 14.
--The rebels of Hammond's command, encamped up the river, on Sunday night burned the depot and black smith's shop, an