Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Cockpit Point” in article 22 of The Daily Dispatch: February 5, 1862., [Electronic resource]:
...uted with a single shot, the rebels thinking, no doubt, they had wasted enough ammunition on her already.
A few days since a schooner going down in a heavy fog which prevailed, was becalmed off Cockpit Point , and when the fog lifted the battery opened on her. The shots dropped all round her, and her situation was very critical, when Dr. Badger, of the Anacostia, sent some boats and towed her out of range...
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