LOUISVILLE, April 10.
Telegraphic communication opened between here and Savannah, Tenn., This P. M.
Forty physicians and nurses arrived from Frankfort this evening, and immediately left on the Steamer Autocrat for Fort Donelson and Pittsburg Landing. Several other boats with similar aid are passing down the river from this city and elsewhere.
– Published in The Davenport Daily Gazette, Davenport, Iowa, Saturday Morning, April 12, 1862, p. 1