Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Confederate States” in article pos=77 of The Daily Dispatch: may 11, 1861., [Electronic resource]:
A messenger from the Lincoln Government passed through this city, yesterday, en route for Montgomery.
who, it is said, was empowered to negotiate a treaty of peace with the Government of the Confederate States .
The Lynchburg Republican, which makes the foregoing announcement, would scarcely wish any such "messenger" any success in his undertaking.
We place no faith in rumored overtures for peace fr...
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