Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Beauregard” in chapter 3, page 53 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2.:
...the scene of action.
This curiosity was aroused by the story that McDowell had been actually ordered to make an attack on Manassas, and that Gen. Scott had given him till 12 o'clock to be master of Beauregard 's lines.
If Gen. Scott ordered the attack at all, I venture to say he was merely the mouthpiece of the more violent civilians of the Government, who mistake intensity of feeling for military streng...
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