pportunity to maintain their prestige, for really they felt that the mantle of their fathers had fallen upon their shoulders, was cheerfully accepted.
Colonel Joseph V. Bidgood, of your city, has reminded me of some facts I had quite forgotten.
When Dr. Pettit, adjutant of the Thirty-second, was killed at Sharpsburg, Mr. BidgooMr. Bidgood was promoted from sergeant-major to adjutant.
I observe that of the list Colonel W. Miles Cary is a resident of your city, basking on the hillsides of mature thought, waiting to hear the keel strike on the other shore.
Officers—J. A. Henley, captain; W. H. E. Morecock, first lieutenant; H. M. Waller, second ll; W. H. Barlow, fourth corporal.
Privates—Thomas Mercer, W. H. Pierce, John Pierce, John H. Dix, J. H. Barlow, Jr., T. J. Barlow, R. G. Barlow, G. O. Ball, J. V. Bidgood, William Burke, R. Barham, W. Miles Cary, J. W. Clarke, C. B. Coakley, R. Crandall, Thomas C. Carrington, G. W. Clowes, J. A. Davis, J. W. Davis. S. N. Deneufv
Anderson, General J. R., 147, 156.
Anderson General R. H. 124.
Archer's Brigade, General J. J., 349.
Ashby, Captain Richard 187.
Ashby, General, Turner, killed, 136.
Atlanta, Ga., Burning of, 108.
Avery, Colonel, Isaac, killed, 349.
Baldwin, W. T., 239.
Baltimore, Md., April 19, 1861, 251.
Battle, General Cullen A., 284.
Behan's, Mrs. W. J., Address of, 8.
Benjamin, J. P., 348.
Bentonville, N. C., Battle of, 216.
Bethel, Battle of, 197, 205.
Bidgood, Joseph V., 176.
Bingham, G. L., killed, 143.
Bird, Spotswood, 269.
Black, Irving A., 173.
Black, Hon Jeremiah B., 122.
Blackford, Captain O. M., 45.
Blair Hon. F P., 181.
Bloody Angle at Spotsylvania Court House, 195.
Brockenbrough Major J. B., 244.
Brook Church Fight, 139.
Butler General B. F., Infamous order of, 118; his Expedition to Bethel, 198.
Cameron, Ex-Governor W. E., 82.
Causby, Thomas E., 339.
Chalaron, General J A., Address of, 28.