two quartermasters, two New York newspaper reporters, and one Yankee sawbones.
This nice tea party then proceeded to serenade "Hon." L. H. Chandler, a native of Massachusetts, representing the Norfolk district in the free nigger Congress at Washington.
After this the patriotic horn-blowers retired to roost in the Atlantic Hotel.
We read in this paper that Dr. Arthur Watson, of Accomac, who represented that county for several sessions in the Legislature of Virginia, has gone to Norfolk to practice medicine.
Norfolk, like Richmond, is swarming with restaurants.
Here are some of the names advertised: "The National," "Hygeia," "European," "St.
Charles," "American House," "Oxford Hall Restaurant," "Arcade Saloon," "Manola Saloon," "Gem Saloon," "The Bugle," "Friendship Restaurant," "Grocker's," "The Office," "Washington Hall," "Break O'Day House, " and "Cafe de Paris." The theatre there is in full blast.
H. W. Gossin, a tragedian, was pleasing the Yankees there with Virginius.