Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General Banks” in chapter 44 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:
... ready to move by morning.
This letter was delivered to him (the Admiral) by Colonel Wilson, at 1 o'clock (A. M.) that night.
Admiral Porter said he would attend to it, etc., etc. Further along, General Banks says: I went to the dam next morning, at 7 o'clock, just in time to see the dam swept away.
The gun-boats were just then moving, and it would have taken them all day to move down.
We thought the ...
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