Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Major Stevens” in chapter 89, page 397 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8.:
...cted from Lake City at twelve o'clock that night to take them away.
The telegraph operator, however, had time to send a despatch keeping it back.
His office was in a house just beyond the camp.
Major Stevens walked into the room and seized the fellow by the throat as he was on the point of sending another message.
In a few seconds his instrument was knocked to pieces and the wire cut.
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