Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Missouri” in article 33 of The Daily Dispatch: June 20, 1861., [Electronic resource]:
...e well armed with rifles, that they shot one eye when they shoot, and every shot is good for a man. The war in Missouri, he thinks, is destined to be one of extermination.
He thinks the movement in Missouri is destined to have a most unfavorable effect upon the army at Calro and Bird's Point for the invasion of the Mississippi.
It will take all their forces to "hold, occupy and possess," and subjugate...
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