Statistics for occurrence #1 of “North Carolina” in chapter 17 of John M. Schofield, Forty-six years in the Army:
...ed it, were gathered together, under their old, able commander, General Johnston, and appeared in Sherman's front to oppose his northward march, and finally to capitulate to him at Bennett's House in North Carolina .
The remnant of that army which Sherman had disdained to pursue into Alabama or Mississippi had traveled a thousand miles to surrender to him!
No story of fiction could be more romantic than that...
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