Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Fortress Monroe” in article 1 of The Daily Dispatch: February 2, 1861., [Electronic resource]:
... harmonious Confederacy.
Will you pardon me for calling your attention to the rumor contained in the newspapers of the morning, which state that active proceedings are in course of execution at Fortress Monroe , in planting cannon upon the land side of the fort, with their muzzles turned landward and overlooking the country?
If this be so, Mr. President, is such proceeding either appropriate or well timed...
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