*. It may not be improper to say here, our Troops, under the blessing of heaven, retreated from Rhode-Island with signal success and honor: For they not only went off with all their stores and baggage, without the loss of a single article; but drove away the enemy who endeavored to pursue them, with the loss only of two hundred and eleven of our men, killed, wounded, and missing, which was vastly more than ballanced by the loss of more than a thousand of their's killed and wounded.

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