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The Nile Expedition.

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The Nile Expedition. RETURN OF GEN. STEWART. Reports of the Prisoners. The special correspondent of the Standard gives the following interesting description of General Stewart's return At one o'clock, on Monday, a dust was seen rising in the distance, and the camels of General Stewart's column presently loomed out of the mirage on the horizon of the desert in strange distorted forms. By two o'clock all were safely in camp. Only twenty camels had been abandoned since starting upon their march, but the rest are extremely fatigued after their long journey, and the start of the main column will have to be postponed a little, as the animals will rfequiie several days' rest before they will be in a fit condi- tion to start off again with their heavy loads for a ninety-mile march without water. i.ord Wolseley rode out five or six miles to meet the returning column, and warmly complimented breneral otewart on his reaIlv fine ftchievemprif: TH3 STATE OF THE WELLS. n_ I A detachment of mounted infantry, under Captain Featherstone, were left behind at the Hambok Wells, to prevent their disturbance by any small party of hostile natives. The wells are mere holes in which the water gathers it is drawn out at the rate of about a gallon a minute. The party will enlarge the holes, and endeavour to accumulate a good supply by the time the mam column arrives there. It is unfortunate that we have not with us any of the little Norton pumps which were used so successfully in Abys- sinia. Half a dozen of them would be invalu- able tor this desert march. Fortunately, how- ever, we have plenty of camels to carry a water supply for the Sussex Regiment, and, as has been proved, the animals are capable of doing the Journey to Gakdul without water, consequently a supply at the intermediate halting place is a matter of coiivenienct3 rather than of necessity. It is now, in fact, satisfactorily setttled that the desert is perfectly passable by a mixed force like that which will advance in a few days across it. THE CAPTURED REBELS. I Otte ot the prisoners captured by the hussars is a notorious robber chief. He remains in custody with Major Kitchener at Gakdul. His wife was also captured. The man will be a most useful acquisition to the Intelligence De- partment, as he knows every path and track across the desert, with the wells, places where there is grazing for the camels, and other parti. culars. He is also said to know a good deal about the following of the Mahdi. The other prisoners taken at the saule time, at once, when they found that they were surrounded and escape impossible, took off the Mahdi's uniform and spat upon it to show that they only wore it on compulsion. They said that they would never have joined thoMahdi had they known that the English were so near. This, of course, need not be implicitly believed, and had they come upon a solitary scout instead of a party of cavalry they Would probably not have been so lukewarm in the Mahdi's cause. THEIR REPORTS AS TO GORDON. I The arrival of the prisoners with General Stewart produced quite an excitement among the natives in camp, and the news that some of tht Mahdi's followers have already been captured by us will rapidly circulate through the country, and will shake the faith of those who believe that his troops am invincible. Unfortunately, also, the news of our oocupatiott of Gakdul, and of the march of Stewart's column, will likewise sprdad fast, and the enemy at Metemneh will be made aware of our coming long before We get within striking distance. The prisoners assert that as lately as a fortnight ago Cvenomi Gordon's steamers went down the river in the direc- tion of Berber, and returned with supplies to Khartoum. This is most important, as, unless something intervenes before we preach Metemneh, we shall on our arrival there be able to open communications at once with General Gordon by means of hi6 steamers, and send him a reinforcement of troops should he require it. The prisoners admit that the whole of the population to the south are now favourable to the Mahdi. ARRIVAL O? THB NAVAJ. BRIGADE. I The NAval Brigade arrived on Tuesday. Their boats all came up together in magnificent order. The men are in nigb health and spirits, and have made the journey from Sarras in 27 days. They will set to at once to prepare for the march across the desert. It is intended that, upon arrival at Metemneh, they shall man General Gordon's steamers. Boats with troops continue to arrive steadily every day.

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