Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Mr. Scott” in article 1 of The Daily Dispatch: April 9, 1861., [Electronic resource]:
Mr. Wise favored the proposition; he contended that the country ought not to be kept in this state of suspense.
He concurred in every sentiment expressed by the gentleman from Fauquier, ( Mr. Scott ,) but the question arises what is to be considered aggressive policy?
He asked, why would the President evacuate Fort Sumter, for instance, and occupy the Tortugas and Fort Pickens?
If this quest...
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