Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Mr. Norvall” in chapter 7 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.:

... expressed that Johnston did not choose rapiers, with which he would have had an advantage. This was probably the reason he did not choose them. The advantage he was striving for was a moral one. Mr. Norvall gives the following version of the report set afloat at the time: General Johnston arrived a few days after his appointment was announced. He at once, without communicating with General Hust...
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