by John Beauchamp Jones
SEPTEMBER 28TH. —Bright; subsequently cloudy and warm rain.
We have no news whatever to-day from any quarter. But the deep booming of cannon is still heard down the river, foreboding an awful conflict soon.
I saw three 10-inch Columbiads at the
Gold is thirty for one to-day, and still rising, Forrest’s exploit having done nothing to revive confidence in Treasury notes here.