Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General McPherson” in chapter 125, page 479 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8.:
...off in a hurry.
Seeing the old gentleman looking rather distressed, I rode up and asked: What's the matter, neighbor?
Why, sir, he answered, I am the Mayor of the town; I came here in search of General McPherson , to make some arrangement by which we could be protected, and they have taken my horse from me!
we replied; these Yankees are terrible fellows, and you had better watch very closely...
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