Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Spittler” in article 1 of The Daily Dispatch: January 27, 1862., [Electronic resource]:
...ed in surprising our little band of brave fellows, who stood manfully for nearly three-quarters of an hour against a galling fire coming from every point.
The Hampshire militia, the Star Artillery, Spittler 's regiment, and the Rockingham and Shenandoah militia, the Emerald Guards, with the few other forces whose titles I do not remember, acted as bravely and nobly as any men well could under the circums...
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