Statistics for occurrence #1 of “President Davis” in chapter 43 of The Annals of the Civil War Written by Leading Participants North and South:
... of the 21st of July, in which so absolute a victory was won by the Confederate arms, the Black Horse Cavalry distinguished itself in the pursuit of the flying enemy, and the next day were thanked by President Davis in a speech.
Soon after the battle of Manassas, the Black Horse Cavalry was selected by General Joseph E. Johnston, commanding the army, to be his body-guard.
In this capacity it received Prince ...
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