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ssailants, as to excite derision rather than apprehension on their part.
It was directed at Fort Moultrie, the Cummings' Point battery, and Sullivan's Island, from which a masked battery of heavy con was even greater than that from the enemy's guns, not one was seriously hurt.
And, though Fort Moultrie was considerably damaged, and the little village of Moultrieville — composed of the Summer rork they burst against.
The solid-shot firing of the enemy's batteries, and particularly of Fort Moultrie, was directed at the barbette [unsheltered] guns of Fort Sumter, disabling one ten-inch coluhe barrels out of the embrasures.
While the powder was being thrown overboard, all the guns of Moultrie, of the iron floating battery, of the enfilade battery, and of the Dahlgren battery, worked witce had no longer any justification, and urged one of the officers to wave his white flag toward Moultrie; and, this being declined, proceeded to wave it himself.
Finally, a corporal was induced to re