anket, towel or napkin, fork or spoon.
With few exceptions, every valuable article there stolen was the personal property of my wife and daughter.
And most of it to them had a special value, as the gifts of affection and friendship — the gathering of many years in various parts of the globe, and which money can never replace.
It is difficult to realize that such a piece of vandalism could be perpetrated in our country, in this our day. Alas!
for the poor old Commonwealth, the land of Washington, the mother of Presidents, committing a petty larceny that would shame a respectable bandit.
I am a Southerner, but, thank God, I have not to blush that I am a Virginian.
As regards your Excellency's statements in relation to my son, I will simply say to you that it is untrue., Could I face your informers, whom I recognize, I would tell them it was false, wilfully and deliberately false, and but a shallow subterfuge to cover up the infamy of the theft.
The traitorous band around the b