Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Confederate States” in article 24 of The Daily Dispatch: February 3, 1862., [Electronic resource]:
...mit us to a participation in their coasting trade on the felling of perfect equality.
are warranted in reckoning on a large participation in this valuable carrying trade, inasmuch as the Confederate States are mainly agricultural, and possess little or no shipping.
Hitherto the Northern States have monopolized the coasting trade.
The disruption of the late United States will, however, practically a...
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