Statistics for occurrence #1 of “United States” in chapter 4.16 of Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: Volume 2.:
... days before received a visit from the Sumter, and were loud in praise of the Confederate cruiser.
They had in times past shown great pleasure in selling turtle and fresh beef and vegetables to the United States war vessels, but now their sympathy for the Southern cause was uppermost, and they really showed indifference to selling us provisions.
This feeling had displayed itself wherever we had stopped eit...
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