Statistics for occurrence #1 of “delegate Lieut. Com. S. Phelps” in article 1 of The Daily Dispatch: April 18, 1862., [Electronic resource]:
I regret that the painful condition of my foot, still requiring me to use crutches, prevented me from making a personal examination of the works.
I was, therefore, compelled to delegate Lieut. Com. S. Phelps , of the Flag-Ship Benton. A. H. Foote, Flag-Officer,
Washington, April 9.
--The following congratulatory letter was sent to-day to Flag-Officer Foote, by telegraph:
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