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The Daily Dispatch: April 1, 1861., [Electronic resource], Evening session. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: April 1, 1861., [Electronic resource], An Item to be considered. (search)
An Item to be considered. --In the progress of the debate in the Convention yesterday afternoon, it was stated by Mr. Wise that Junius L. Archer, of the Bellona Foundry, had just received an order from the Government at Washington, for sending all the gens at the establishment to Fortress Monroe forth with. The order of shipment embraces all the guns in his possession, and includes some heavy Columbiads Certainly the people of Chesterfield, Powhatan and Richmond will not permit this removal of arms to be effected at this juncture of affairs.
The Daily Dispatch: April 6, 1861., [Electronic resource], Evening session, (search)
The Daily Dispatch: April 19, 1861., [Electronic resource], The bombardment of
The States-Rights Convention assembled again yesterday in Metropolitan Hall, pursuant to adjournment. A morning and evening session was held. On both occasions the time was occupied by the speakers in discussing the present aspect of affairs. An able, timely and highly acceptable address was delivered by Ex-Gov. Wise. The speakers discoursed in the right vein — liberty or death was the motto of each and all. The Convention sits again to-day.
The Daily Dispatch: April 19, 1861., [Electronic resource],
The soldier's wife.(search)
Correspondence of the Richmond Dispatch.spirit of old Caroline — fine hundred men will take the field. Ruther Glen, Caroline county, Va., April 18, 1861. We are taking matters quietly and coolly up here. We consider the taking of Fort Sumter but the prelude to a grander exhibition on the part of the Confederate States.--When the news arrived of the surrender, &c., a glad smile lighted up the features of every one--even of the most sanguine reconstructionist. As Gov. Wise remarked, or hoped, the "terrapin" begins to perform natural locomotions; and, if Virginia has not lost all her reputation, we may yet hope to see her occupying her once enviable position. She can, however, as facts clearly demonstrate, never appear as the "guide star" of any Union, or any State, and many of those who have professed undying devotion to her honor and interest, will bitterly curse the hour that saw them in a waiting mood. We intend to send at least five hundred men to meet the coho
The Daily Dispatch: April 19, 1861., [Electronic resource], Facts and rumors from
The Daily Dispatch: April 23, 1861., [Electronic resource], The secession of