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The Daily Dispatch: October 25, 1861., [Electronic resource], Wealth, pauperism, and crime in the North (search)
Army of the Potomac.[our own correspondent] Dumfries, Oct. 21, 1861. Another day in this antiquated and half ruined town has made me but little better acquainted with it, or with the character of it inhabitants. Passing along the main roaderved by pen and pencil, and before a long time passes I hope to visit it again. For the present I must say good-bye to Dumfries and pass on to Evansport. Taking a road to the left of the town, across the run, where formerly vessels of medium se quaint English in which they are written, and partly for the general descriptions of the character of the river. Near Dumfries there is but little difference: there are the same hills, woods, and marshes on the shore, and the same "spits or flats" to pay the expense of the batteries. The hay was particularly needed at this point. Returning through the town of Dumfries, we visited the hospital just organized by an old Navy friend, A. S. Garnett, formerly Surgeon U. S. steamer Wyandotte,