Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Fauquier” in article 1 of The Daily Dispatch: April 9, 1861., [Electronic resource]:
... at adjustment.
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?
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