ders of pecuniary aid to the U. S. by the Wall Street capitalists as ominous of a desperate, if not a prolonged struggle.
At this time the major's own State, North Carolina, like Virginia, Tennessee, Kentucky, Arkansas, and Missouri, yet remains in the Union.
We were delayed several hours at Aquia Creek, awaiting the arrival well known, that he became alarmed for his safety, although no one menaced him. He could not sit still a moment, nor keep silence.
He had been speculating in North Carolina the year before, and left some property there, which, of course, he must save, if needs be, at the risk of his life.
But he cared nothing for slavery, and wo that there would be a universal uprising in all the border States this side of the Susquehanna.
But he does not respond.
Virginia was too late moving, and North Carolina, Tennessee, Arkansas, Kentucky, and Missouri have not seceded yet — though all of them will soon follow Virginia.
Besides, the vote on the ratification in th