Statistics for occurrence #1 of “John Minor Botts” in chapter 2 of Colonel Theodore Lyman, With Grant and Meade from the Wilderness to Appomattox:
... Potomac November 13, 1863
Here we continue to dwell in our pine wood, in grave content, consuming herds of cattle and car-loads of bread with much regularity.
Yesterday, who should turn up but John Minor Botts , the tough and unterrified.
The Rebs treated him pretty badly this time, because he invited General Meade to dine; burnt his fences, shot his cattle and took all his corn and provisions, and final...
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