NP, RD 1/5A/1865

From the Richmond Dispatch
January 5, 1865
From the Southwest
   The following, from General Beauregard, refers to a raiding party of some five thousand, which, two weeks ago, struck the Mobile & Ohio railroad:
"Charleston, January 2, 1865.
   "The Federal raiders are reported to have returned from the Mobile & Ohio railroad, going westward. They left forty wounded.
   "General Gholson was badly wounded. The damage to the road will be repaired in about ten days.

"G. T. Beauregard."