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ol. Warner. Correspondence, Etc. The following is the correspondence of the authorities with the railroad officials and President Lincoln, on the subject of stopping the passage of troops: Mayor's office, city Hall, Baltimore, April 19, 1861. John W. Garrett, Esq., Pres't Baltimore and Ohio Railroad: Sir We advise that the troops now here be sent back to the borders of Maryland. Respectfully, [Signed] Thomas H. Hicks, Geo. Wm. Brown. By order of the Board of Police. vice, I have instantly telegraphed the same to the Philadelphia, Wilmington and Baltimore Railroad Company, and this company will act in accordance therewith. Your obd't servant, J. W. Garrett, President. Mayor's office, Baltimore, April 19, 1861. To His Excellency the President of the United States. Sir: A collision between the citizens and the Northern troops has taken place in Baltimore, and the excitement is fearful. Send no troops here. We will endeavor to prevent all blo
Correspondence of the Richmond Dispatch.movement of soldiers--Home Guard. Harrisonburg, Va., April 19, 1861. Last night we sent off the Valley Guards, Capt. Sprinkel, 75 men; the Rockingham Rifles, 108 men, Capt. Kenney To-day the balance of the Volunteer Regiment, composed of the Bridgewater Grays, Capt. Brown; the Elk Run Grays, Capt. Covington; the Peaked Mountain Grays, Capt. Yancey; the Letcher Brock's Gap Rifles, Capt. Winfield; Chisman's Infantry, Capt. Chisman. To- morrow the Battalion of Cavalry, under Maj. Patterson--Harrisonburg Cavalry, 100 men; Mt. Crawford Cavalry, full company; the Union Cavalry, large company; the McGaheysville Cavalry. Altogether it was the finest military display I have ever seen. --The volunteer regiment were accompanied by Prof. Erhman's Cornet Band. They were all very lively, and all seemed glad at the prospect of a brush with Abraham's hirelings.--Not a man was "down in the mouth," notwithstanding the farewell of friends. Our regime
Correspondence of the Richmond Dispatch.a General move to the scene of war — patriotism among the ladies, etc. Staunton, Va., April 19, 1861. I wrote you day before yesterday of the departure of the West Augusta Guard and the Staunton Artillery. Since that time there has been no diminution of the military enthusiasm, but an increase rather. Our town has worn the appearance of a military camp. Six volunteer companies, (three from this county and three from Rockbridge,) left to-day for Harper's Ferry, footing it down the Macadamized road to Winchester. Two other companies have also gone from this county, not passing through Staunton. And there are yet two other companies who will move as soon as they get arms. The Rockbridge Mounted Riflemen went on to-day without arms. Capt. J. H. Skinner mustered his militia company to-day, and notified that they would be constantly drilled, and must hold themselves ready to move at an hour's notice. It will be found that there are n
Correspondence of the Richmond Dispatch.the capture of the Argo. City Point, April 19, 1861. This morning Capt. Ballard presented a telegram from Gov. Letcher for the release of the beautiful prize ship "Argo," and assigning as a reason that she was loaded with freight belonging to citizens of Richmond and Petersburg. No doubt Gov. Letcher has been misinformed, for I assure you that there is not a pound of freight aboard or on the wharf. Maj. Maclin and Lieut. Lewis W. Burwell, (formerly of your city,) are in command, and express the hope that Gov. L. will countermand his order. The ship cost her owners fifty thousand dollars four years ago. Maj. Maclin left for Petersburg this morning to consult with Col. E. L. Brockett. Tit for Tat.