Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Rev. B. Manly, sr.” in article pos=40 of The Daily Dispatch: November 14, 1861., [Electronic resource]:
...federacy to see the clergy flying to arms.
It is stated here that one-half of the Baptist ministers of this State are in the army, so that in the Convention many vacant seats are to be found.
Rev. B. Manly, sr. , D. D., who for eighteen years was the President of the Alabama University, is here.
On the opening of the Alabama Legislature he was requested to lead in prayer.
While supplicating the Divine fa...
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