of the old Howitzers, and the association of these veterans and the Howitzer Battery attended the meeting in a body and occupied seats in the pit.
The Blues, the First Regiment, Pickett and Lee camps, and last, but not least, the ladies were well represented—delegations from the memorial associations occupying the boxes—and the Howitzer Band was in attendance.
Judge George L. Christian, President of the Association, presided, and among others on the stage were General Fitz. Lee, Major Jed Hotchkiss, Dr. Hunter McGuire, Dr. J. William Jones, Rev. Dr. Smith (aide to General Jackson), Captain W. Gordon McCabe, Colonel Archer Anderson, Captain John Cussons, Hon. J. Taylor Ellyson, Mr. Joseph Bryan, Colonel E. P. Reeve, Major James D. Patton, Colonel Alex. W. Archer, Mr. Greer Baughman, Captain Sheppard, Major Charles S. Stringfellow, Mr. Ro. S. Bosher, Major Robert Stiles, General W. B. Taliaferro, Colonel W. H. Palmer, Colonel J. B. Cary, Captain Phil. Haxall, Major John P. Branch,
Hale, Jr., Captain E. E., 4.
Harper's Ferry and First Manassas, 1864-5, Incidents at, 58.
Hartford Convention, The 174.
Hatcher's Run, Battle of, 368.
Hill, General A. P., killed, 20.
Hill General D. H., 294
Hinton, Judge Drury A., 213.
History Committe Grand Camp C. V, Report of, 169; Members of, 198.
History, Southern, cannot be falsified, 193, 194, 376
Holland, Horace, killed, 352.
Homespun garb in 1861, 288.
Hope, James Barron, 193.
Hotchkiss, Major, Jed., 279.
Howitzers, Richmond, Guns of, at Appoinattox, 41.
Jackson, General T. J., Death of, 271, 352.
Jackson, Henry, 297.
Jenkin's Brigade General A. G, 73.
Johnson, General Bushrod R., 329.
Johnson's Battery, Marmaduke, 91.
Jones, Beverley R., 70
Jones, Major Richard W., 215
Jones, William Ellis, wounded, 366.
Joynes, Professor E. S., 243
Kearney, General, Phil, killed, 346.
Key, Francis Scott, 349.
Knox, Captain John G, 1.
Lamar, Jeff., killed, 296.
of the less.
To further understand why the imperturbable and long headed Early was not carried away by his enthusiastic subordinate's talk of concentrating and destroying the 6th Corps, he knew Sheridan's mounted force of 7,000 men was to be reckoned with.
He had not forgotten how his army had fled before this same powerful contingent at Winchester and Fisher's Hill.
And that it was then menacing his right with a like overthrow.
What General Early said to his chief of engineers, Captain Jed Hotchkiss, as he was setting out for Richmond, is used by General Gordon to sustain his attack upon his commander.
This was that the captain was not to tell General Lee we should have advanced in the morning at Middletown, for we should have done so.
While construed as a confession of personal culpability, read in connection with Early's official report, it mean's complaint against others—perhaps against General Gordon, for moving his division to the left, when he expected it to hold by the
Hartford Convention in 1814, The, 60.
Haskell, Colonel A. C., 244
Hatton, Captain Clarence R., 194.
Hayes Colonel R. G., His report of Captured Stuff, 297.
Henderson, cited, Colonel, 20
Henley, Captain R. L, Gallantry of, 251.
Herndon, Dr., Brodie Strauchan, 42.
Hill, Tribute to General Lee, by B. H. 351.
Hoffman, Com. Gen. of Prisoners, Col., 40.
Holmes, Colonel, Oliver Wendell, 273.
Hooker, general, Joseph, 1, 206, 209.
Horner, Mrs., Kate Arnold, 29.
Hotchkiss, Major, Jed., 2.
Howitzers, Richmond, 29, 364.
Hunter, Major Robert W., 254, 359.
Hunton, General, Eppa, 261.
Imboden, General J. D., 293.
Imboden Raid and its effects, 295.
Jackson, General T. J., 1; Glowing apostrophe to, 55; at Harper's Ferry in 1861, 202.
Jackson, General W. L., Mudwall, 213, 294, 301.
Jenifer, Lieutenant-Colonel, 259.
Johnson's Island Prison, 39; Rations at, 43; Religious services at, 46; Lines Exchanged on, 47.
Johnson, General, Bradley Tyler, 176.