The raw Confederate of April, 1861.
[from the Richmond (Va.) star, January 25, 1874.]
The Amusing experience of commander Robert N. Northen, of Pickett Camp Confederate Veterans, as Narrated to the Camp Monday evening, January 22, 1894.
[Pickett Camp of Confederate Veterans, of this city, sometime since inaugurated a hap in the South, there has already been difficulty in identifying the Confederate war Colonel among the recurrent crop of each year, bearing the same title.
Commander Northen is as modest as he has proven himself faithful.
His earnest performance has received recognition in his repeated re-election to the post he so worthily fills.
We republish from the Star, in preceding pages, a paper by Sergeant Charles T. Loehr, ex-Commander of Pickett Camp.]
Comrade Northen said:
On Saturday morning, April 19, 1861, five companies—the Petersburg City Guards, Petersburg A Grays, Petersburg B Grays, Petersburg Riflemen, Lafayette Grays, and Petersburg Artillery—w
chell, Capt., James, 109.
Modern Greece, The Steamer, 263, 268.
Montgomery, Ala., Daily Advertiser, cited, 151, 227.
Monuments to the Confederate Dead, 46; at the University of Va., 15.
Moore, T. O., 301.
Morgan, Gen. M. R., 361.
Munn, Capt., 271.
Norfolk, Va., Surrender of, 327.
North Carolina, Conservatism of, 111; First Regiment Infantry, distinguished officers of, 117; the Immortal Fifth Regiment, 122; the Twentieth Regiment, 165; Thorough Devotion of its People, 268.
Northen, Com R. N. of Pickett Camp, 346.
Ogden, Major Fred N., 302.
Old Dominion, The Battle field, 383.
Order, The, lost at Frederick City, 131.
Page, Gen. R. L., 291.
Palmer, Col. W H., 107.
Parker, Capt. W. H., 304.
Pawnee, The, 348.
Pegram, Col. W. J., 362
Peninsula Campaign, The 1st Va. Infantry in the, 104.
Picayune, The N. O., La., cited, 160, 215, 299, 307, 321.
Picherit, Rev. H. A., prayer of, 187.
Pickett Camp, C. Veterans, 104, 346.
Pittman, Engineer, Re