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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 15. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones),
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John M. Jones
The Daily Dispatch: April 8, 1861., [Electronic resource], Robbery of a Government Train. (search)
Railroad meeting. --A large meeting of citizens of Caswell and Alamance counties, North Carolina, was held at Yanceyville, North Carolina, on Tuesday last, to take in to consideration the contemplated railroad from Milton to the Company Shops, on the North Carolina Central Railroad. Col. Jones, of Danville,Va.,delivered a speech of considerable length on the advantages and beneficial effects of railroads, exhibiting facts in railroad statistics instructive and truly encouraging to the friends of the Milton Railroad. At a rough guess he placed the cost of the contemplated road at $600,000, and glancing at the wealth of Caswell, which he estimated at $8,000,000, he thought this county could well afford to take $250,000, if not $300,000, of the stock. He cited the example of other North Carolina counties of less wealth through which railroads now passed, and could not believe that the people of Caswell would be found less enterprising and mindful of their own interest. I
The Daily Dispatch: April 8, 1861., [Electronic resource], Heavy Forgery in
Marshals. --Col. Geo. Little has been appointed U. S. Marshal of North Carolina, vice Wesley Jones, resigned. ThosH. Trainer is now announced as being appointed U. S. Marshal for the Eastern District of Virginia.
The Daily Dispatch: April 8, 1861., [Electronic resource], Evening session. (search)
Correspondence of the Richmond Dispatch.secession flag Raising. Hanover Academy, Hanover Co., Va., April 5, 1861. The third was a great day up here for the students. The Easter holidays afforded us an opportunity of procuring a long-wishedfor secession flag. As soon as recitations were over, we flocked to the pole, and amid three hearty cheers, our flag was hoisted by Miss Jones, sister of the Principal, Mr. J. M. Boyd, A. M., then made a few, but appropriate remarks in behalf of the Faculty, and was responded to by a few young gentlemen of the school. A. Student.
The Daily Dispatch: July 5, 1862., [Electronic resource], List of casualties in the recent battles before
The Daily Dispatch: May 11, 1863., [Electronic resource],
's expedition to the Gen. Jones Northwest. (search)
Gen. Jones's expedition to the Northwest. Mention has already been made of the movements of the forces of Brig.-Gen. Jones, in command of our cavalry in the Valley of Virginia. The command left Harrisonburg on the 21st of April, and proceeded Brig.-Gen. Jones, in command of our cavalry in the Valley of Virginia. The command left Harrisonburg on the 21st of April, and proceeded to Greenland, in Hardy county, where they effected the capture of about ninety Yankees. At this point the command was divided Col. A. W Harman, with the 12th Virginia regiment and the Maryland battalion, moving in the direction of Oakland, on the Baltimore and Ohio railroad, and Gen'l Jones to Chest river tunnel and Rowlesburg, where he inflicted some injury upon the road, but did not succeed in destroying the immense trestle work on Cheat river At Oakland, Col. Harman surprised and captured s
From Morgantown Col. Harman moved up to Fairmont where a junction was formed with the portion of the expedition under Gen. Jones--At the latter point they captured four hundred out of six hundred of the enemy, two hundred escaping.
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