Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Amherst county” in article pos=65 of The Daily Dispatch: November 25, 1861., [Electronic resource]:
... Lynchburg Republican, of the 23d instant, we take the following:
Among the prisoners brought here yesterday from Western Virginia, was a brother of our townsman, John J. Wade, and a native of Amherst county , who, recreant to all the duties of patriotism, and deaf to the calls of his native State for aid, had turned against her in the hour of her trial and joined in with those who are seeking her subjuga...
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