Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Washington” in article 1 of The Daily Dispatch: September 20, 1862., [Electronic resource]:
...ous and most startling rumors as to the progress and operations of our army, as, for instance, that Jackson was in Baltimore, that the Secessionists of that city had taken it without a struggle; that Washington had been evacuated, and that our victorious army was pressing on towards Philadelphia.
Had we believed half we heard, we must have renounced the idea of overtaking the army short of Boston.
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