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EXTRA. Monday Morning, April 15, 1861. Below we give the latest uews we have received from the seat of War. As will be seen, Major Anderson has capitulated and surren dered to the rebels. From the details given of the attack on Fort Sumter, we do not see that he could do otherwise; hut of that the reader is as able to judgu as we. A variety of other interesting news will also be found below: Charleston, April 13th. The cannonading is going on fiercely from ull points, from the ves sels outside, and all along our const. Fort Sum ter reported to be on fire. 10-30, A. M. Firing was kept up nil flight on Fort Sumter, lit inter-vain of UO minutes. Mnj. Anderson ceased firing from Fort Sumter tit ft o clork last niglit. He whh engaged all night in repairing damages and protecting his barls'tic guns. He commenced to return the tire at 7 o' clock this morning. Fort Sumter seems to lie greritly disabled. The battery on Cumming's Point does fort Sumter great damage. At 9 ochtrk this morning a dense smoke roceedtd out from Fort Sumter, nnd the Federal Flag is at half mnt, signaling distress. The shells from Fort Moultrie and the batteries on Morris's In land, fall into Major Anderson's stronghold thick and fast, mid they can tie seen in their course from the Charleston battery. Latkh. 8 o'clock, P. M. After 9 o'clock this morning Anderson did not fire ngun, but seem ed to have his whole forte employed in extin guishing the flames; the reliel batteries in the meantime pouring rapid discharges of shot and shell into Sumter. It is said that the rifled can non on the Floating Battery did great execution upon the vails of the Fort. About 11 o'clock the flnines were making rapid progress and ap peared to be bursting from all the port holes of Sumter. Anderson put out a raft, and manned it with soldiers supplied with buckets, who passed water into the Fort. The reliels seeing this, turned the batteries of Ouniming'H Point, Morris Island and Fort Moultrie xn the poor fallows engaged on the raft, causing, as was sup osed, considerable loss of life among them. At this time three vessels of the fleet the Wabash, Pawnee and Powhattan appeared to lie mak ing in towards land with a view of landing troops to capture and silence the batteries of Morris Island: but when Fort Moultrie and Morris Is land opened upon them they drew off, nnH anch ored further down the hay. It whs then thought that Mi.j. Anderson must speedily surrender, as one coiner of the Fort was battered down; three guns dismounted one of which was a ten inch Columbiad two of the port-holes opKnite Cuimning's point were knocked into one, and several breaches appeared to nave ikhmi made in tne walls. No attempt mas made to reinforce Fort Sum ter by the fleet, which lay quietly nt anchor in the bay. The fire of Fort Moultrie and Morris Island was about equally divided between Sumter and tho fleet, out not a gun was fired in return by tlicnhi. Late in the afternoon Fort Sumter surrender ed. The rebels took possession; hauled don u the Stars and Stripes from the flag-staff, nnd in ita place ran up the Confederate Banner. Major Anderson's men were conveyed prisoners of war to Morris Island. Anderson went to Charles ton with Gen. Beauregard. None of the offi cers of Sumter were hurt. Three fire companies immediately embarked at Charleston tor Sumpter, to extinguish the Barnes and prevent their reaching the powder magazine. As far as enn bo learned, the only effect pro duced by Major Anderson's batteries was a tri fling damage to Fort Moultrie. The Charlestonians profiss to feel great sym pathy for Major Anderson, but regard the con duct of the fleet with utter abhorrence. Dispatches from Augusta, (in.; Montgomery, Ala., and other points in the rebellious States, say the people are nearly wild with joy at their victory. A Washington dispatch of the 13th, says the Virginia Commissioners called on President Lincoln, presented the resolutions of the Vir ginia Convention and demanded to know the policy the Government intended to pursue in regard to the seceded States. The President's reply was in writing, and briefly informed them that it was the intention of the Government to hold, possess and occupy all Southern forts be longing to the Federal Government; to collect, all revenues, duties and imposts duo the Gov ernment from seceded States, the same ns though Secession did not exist; that if the mails arc in terrupted they would be stopped; and that as the rebels hsd if the news from the South was true levied ar on the United States, it was the intention of the Government to repel fore by force, and maintain its authority. A Boston dispatch of the 13th, says the com manders ol volunteer military companies all over the State had tendered their commands to the Governor, and were ready to march at short notice. Gov. Andrews started for Washington on the afternoon of the 13th. A largo Union meeting was held at Indianap olis, Jnd., on Friday. All political parties were represented. Resolutions were passed approv ing the policy of the Government, and pledging Indiana to the supMrt of the Constitution and the laws. A salute was fired for the Union and the greatest enthusiasm prevailed. Many vol unteer companies have been offered the Govern or and are awaiting his orders. Volunteer troops are drilling in Philadelphia, and are ready tor any emergency. Tho Legis lature of Pa. has passed a War bill, appropria ting $500,000 tor tho equipment of volunteer companies. New York dispatches of the 13th, say that a strong Union feeling, and an almost universal determination to supiHirt the Government has been aroused. The dispatch says thousands of volunteers arc ready to march. Gov. Sprugue, of Rhode Island, has tendered the military forces of the State to President Lin coln, and signifies his willingness to command them personally. The last dispatch from the South is dated Montgomery, April 13lh, 10 o'clock, P. M., and states that a special messenger from the Federal Government with orders to Lieut. Slemmer, of Fort Pickens, lmd been arrested by the secess ionists and conveyed to Montgomery as a pris oner of war. A dispatch from New York, says that Rcver dy Johnson, now there, expresses warm appro val of the President's present policy, ana em phatically affirms that Maryland will give the Administration a cordial support. A dispatch from Montgomery, Ala., states that over 7.0(H) men have been offered from the bor der States to the Confederate Government. A dispatch from Washington, dated April 13th says: The regular troops here have been ordered to proceed tu the outskirts of the city to watch every avenue thereto, while the volunteers re cently mustered guard the armories and public buildings. Videttes nre constantly seen riding through the streets. But little excitement rela tive to Charleston affairs. Last Night's Report. Latke. April Mth, 10 o'clock. P. M. Tho immediate cause of Major Anderson's capitula tion, wan that the Barracks of the officers and men were destroyed: his soldiers completely rostrated with fatigue, and no probability of his cing reinforced by the fleet. Four of Major Anderson's men were wounded one supposed mortally. The cause af the fire in the Fort, re sulted from hot shot thrown in from Fort .Moul trie. Major Anderson ceased firing at 1 o'clock, and vacated the Fort this morning, lie and his men will be put on board of one of the United States War vessels, and will be permitted to return to the Federal Government. Fort Sumter has been badly used up, breach es having been made atseveral points, nod oth erwise badly battered. A disjiatch from Washington, dated April 14, states that the President lias issued orders for calling out and equipping 7.ri,l00 troops. Tin) War Department were busy in sending in structions to the Governors of the different States. The President will to-morrow, Monday, issue. a Message calling an extra session of Congress, to convene on the 4th day of July next. A dispatch dated Chicago, 111., April 1 1, says that Governor Yates will immediately convene an extra session of the Legislat ure to take meas ures to organize the military, and furnish her quota of men and money for the War. A d'Mj. itel from Col .nil. us, di.ted Apr'! 14th, says that Adjutant-General Cardiiigton has is sued orders to put into effect the Militia Bill. just passed by the Legislature of Ohio, and that measures will bo immediately taken to enroll and drill 3f,000 men, to lie held uu reserve force to be culled on when needed. A later disjiutch from Charleston says that Major Anderson and his men embarked for New York on lioard the steamer Isabella. A disutch from llurrisburg states that Gov ernor Curtin says that Pennsylvania will furn ish 100,000 men if necessary, fur the War. He has started for Washington. A dispatch from Charleston states that Jasper, a correspondent of tho New York Times, was arrested there as a spy, and wasordcred to leave the State. The President's proclamation calls upon .'ill loyul citizens to aiil in executing the laws; com mands all rclndlious organizations and combina tions to diiqicrHe ithiu twenty days; says that the first service required of tho forces to bo raised, will bo to re-possess all forts, and other property wixed by the rebels belonging to the general Government; and that cure will be taken, consistent with the 'object in view, to protect the property of ull loyul citizens in the disnffti t ed States. A Washington dispatch says apprehension are entertained by the Government that the se cessionists in Maryland will attack afort in thai State, and that rwescrea are being taken to protect it.