ate during the next day, and the State rose.
Early on the morning of the 20th the city council appropriated $500,000 for the defense of the city, to be used at the discretion of the mayor.
The banks furnished the money in two hours. Capt. Wilson Carey Nicholas, with the Garrison Forest Rangers—afterward Company G., First Maryland regiment, seized the United States arsenal at Pikesville, where there was a deposit of antiquated arms and a considerable supply of gunpowder.
All the city companiat Point of Rocks:
Co. A. Capt. Bradley T. Johnson.
Co. B. Capt. C. C. Edelin, at Harper's Ferry.
Co. C. Capt. Frank S. Price.
Co. D. Capt. James R. Herbert.
Co. E. Capt. Harry McCoy.
Co. F. Capt. Thomas G. Holbrook.
Co. G. Capt. Wilson Carey Nicholas.
Co. H. Capt. Harry Welmore.
They were mustered into the service of the Confederate States on May 21st and 22d by Lieut.-Col. George Deas, inspector-general on the staff of Gen. Jos. E. Johnston, who in the meantime had superseded Co
en H. Barton, Wm. T. Wallis, Robert H. Cushing. Corporals, Patrick H. Williams, Thos. H. Davidson, Joseph T. Doyle, Alfred Pearce.
Musician, Wm. Gannon, Michael Quinn.
Company F—Captain, J. Louis Smith.
FirstLieuten-ant, Wm. D. Hough. Second-Lieutenant, Wm. J. Broadfoot, Joseph H. Stewart. First-Sergeant, Geo. W. Foos. Sergeants, John Marny, John Morris, Samuel A. Kennedy. Corporals, John Ryan, Michael McCourt, Edward Sheehan, Owen Callen.
Musician, Francis Farr.
Company G—Captain, Wilson C. Nicholas.
FirstLieu-tenant, Alexander Cross.
Second-Lieutenant, Edward Deppish. First-Sergeant, John J. Platt. Sergeants, James Farrell, Louis Neidhammer, James Shields.
Corporals, George Ross, Eli Fishpan, Samuel Kirk, Charles Fercoit.
Musician, Andrew Myers.
Company H—Captain, Wm. H. Murray.
FirstLieu-tenant, George Thomas.
Second-Lieutenant, Francis X. Ward, Richard T. Gilmor, W. P. Dollinger. FirstSer-geant, John H. Sullivan. Sergeants, McHenry Howard, James Lyon, Chapman B. Bri<