Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Connecticut” in chapter 17, page 89 of Historic leaves, volume 2, April, 1903 - January, 1904:
...nt on foot at that critical juncture.
It was decided that a large New England or American army should be raised, and a stirring appeal was speedily sent broadcast to this end; and as the quota from Connecticut would be about six thousand men, Putnam hurried back to that state to put matters in train for their swift recruitment, organization, and march.
As soon as he had done this, he hastened his return ...
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