Those Kentucky regiments again.
--A private letter from Cincinnati
to the Nashville Patriot gives some account of the ‘"two regiments"’ reported by the telegraph as having been offered Lincoln
The fellow who is enlisting is an ex-editor of an abolition sheet formerly published in Indiana
The privates are represented as ‘"a set of wharf rats, scoundrels, jail birds and loaters in Cincinnati
, with a few German turners and vagabonds in Newport
The correspondent adds: ‘"I will venture to asset that, in the whole two regiments, there are not fifty true Kentuckians.
I mean Kentuckians born of Kentucky
parents, and who, from infancy, have been taught to speak the English