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George P. Rowell and Company's American Newspaper Directory, containing accurate lists of all the newspapers and periodicals published in the United States and territories, and the dominion of Canada, and British Colonies of North America., together with a description of the towns and cities in which they are published. (ed. George P. Rowell and company) 738 0 Browse Search
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard) 52 0 Browse Search
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 2 26 0 Browse Search
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard) 22 0 Browse Search
Laura E. Richards, Maud Howe, Florence Howe Hall, Julia Ward Howe, 1819-1910, in two volumes, with portraits and other illustrations: volume 1 18 0 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 1, Colonial and Revolutionary Literature: Early National Literature: Part I (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 18 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 16 0 Browse Search
John Harrison Wilson, The life of Charles Henry Dana 16 0 Browse Search
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The Daily Dispatch: November 27, 1861., [Electronic resource], Proceedings of the Methodist Annual Conference. (search)
our of the missions among the whites, and six among the blacks. Of the former was the mission to the Germans, under the charge of Rev. N. S. Blogg. During the year he had visited 100 German families in Richmond, 26 in Petersburg, 19 in Lynchburg, and 13 in Alexandria; had distributed over 10,000 pages German tracts, distributed to soldiers 10,840 bages tracts, 32 Bibles, 31 Testaments, 3 Testaments in Germen, 2 in French, 205 vols books, 166 pamphlets; preached 35 sermons in English, 38 in German; and attended 9 funerals. This mission was only established last year. The fact was stated that the Norfolk Coloured Mission had raised $1,200 to pay his pastor and church expenses. The Treasurer, D'Arcy Paul, Esq., read the report of the amounis collected for missions in the circuits and stations of the Conference. Here and there the word "none" was repeated, usually accompanied with the explanation that the Federal forces had scattered the people and chased away the pastors. T
.20 our advance reached McCoy's mills and a sharp action at once ensued. The enemy's forces consisted of the cavalry engaged in the former skirmish, and at least one--I think two--regiments of infantry. They held their own against our skirmishers, and having the advantage of ground, bid fair to give us considerable trouble and delay, for some time at least, in our pursuit of their main force. Gen. Benham at once ordered the Seventh, under Col. Creighton, and half of the Thirty-seventh German, to take possession of a ridge on the right of the road. The advance, consisting of the Thirteenth, Col. Smith--who did the work as well as man could do it — occupied the left, and Capt. Schneider's battery being brought to the extreme front, we prepared to dislodge them. Col. Smith discovered a large body of cavalry in an exposed part of the hill, within fair range, and the gallant German took deliberate aim, and bang went the gun, whiz went the ball, and — away went the cavalry under