Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General Johnston” in chapter 23 of Colonel William Preston Johnston, The Life of General Albert Sidney Johnston : His Service in the Armies of the United States, the Republic of Texas, and the Confederate States.:
...e slowly than was anticipated.
It must be confessed that, after the first spasm of excitement upon the breaking out of the war, the popular ardor seemed to cool down.
This fact was so clear, that General Johnston one day said to me: I am disappointed in the state of public sentiment in the South.
Our people seem to have suffered from a violent political fever, which has left them exhausted.
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