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The Daily Dispatch: October 24, 1861., [Electronic resource], Masonic Grand officers. (search)
The naval victory at Southwest pass--Lieut. Warley. A gentleman in New Orleans, writing to a friend in this city, speaks as follows of this engagement, and of the officer who may be fairly considered the hero of it: "No doubt before thi
accounts of the affair of the 12th.
It was a very bold and well-executed enter-prise, and the "hero" of the party is Lieut. Warley, of South Carolina.
He commanded the steam ram (which the people of New Orleans have christened 'Manassas' or 'Bull enemy was almost invisible.--The city is all agog about the success of the expedition.
They will make a great fuss over Warley; but he is too much of a true hero to be spoiled by it. He is one of the coolest and bravest men I ever knew, and none de e determined.
Not an act in naval history stands on or deserves a brighter page than this hold and successful exploit of Warley's. And how near a failure!
or rather, what a narrow escape he had!
One of his engines broke in the collision, and with