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Joseph Lane (search for this): article 22
de Brig. Gen. Smith. Immediately following were Generals Johnston and Beauregard, and after them came Col. John S. Preston, Col. Thomas Preston, Col. Davis, Col. Randal, Prince Polignac, Capt. Ferguson, of Gen. Beauregard's staff, Capt. Peyton, Lt. Lane, son of Jo. Lane, of Oregon, Lt. Twiggs, and "Your Own. " Following was the Adam's Troop, dressed in a neat grey uniform, and presenting a truly imposing appearance. The ride through the country, although an interesting one, showed few inciJo. Lane, of Oregon, Lt. Twiggs, and "Your Own. " Following was the Adam's Troop, dressed in a neat grey uniform, and presenting a truly imposing appearance. The ride through the country, although an interesting one, showed few incidents that would bear recording. On every hand could be seen the regard and the respect the volunteers have for President Davis, and it was evident that the fact of his being in person on the field; his visiting the soldiers in their camps; his seeming solicitude for their comfort and safety, and the respectful manner in which he returned the salute of the humblest soldier, produced a deep impression upon those gallant men who have taken their lives in their hands and are enlisted in the defenc
Beauregard (search for this): article 22
agreeably surprised by a visit from President Davis. He was escorted through the town, to Gen. Beauregard's headquarters, by a troop of cavalry, and was greeted by a number of people, who were amazin citizen's clothes, rode Brig. Gen. Smith. Immediately following were Generals Johnston and Beauregard, and after them came Col. John S. Preston, Col. Thomas Preston, Col. Davis, Col. Randal, Prince Polignac, Capt. Ferguson, of Gen. Beauregard's staff, Capt. Peyton, Lt. Lane, son of Jo. Lane, of Oregon, Lt. Twiggs, and "Your Own. " Following was the Adam's Troop, dressed in a neat grey uniformat you may return home with a good account of yourselves." Three cheers were then given for Gen. Beauregard and three for Gen. Johnston. In the evening the President returned to Gen. Johnston's headquarters to dinner, and later passed through the streets to Gen. Beauregard's. During the day he has examined carefully the country for several miles around, and has a thorough understanding, pro
w. A negro man escaped from them a day or two ago, and says that he heard that it was the intention of the Yankees to collect as many blacks as possible, send them privately to Cuba, and sell them for what they would bring. There are schooners and sloops enough, with practical commanders, to engage in this contraband trade, on account of the large commissions they would receive. Many of the negroes now in the enemy's hands are endeavoring to escape. Night before last, a man by the name of Dolan, living near Falls Church, seeing he was in danger of being within the Yankee lines, determined to remove his negroes to Fairfax. Preparations were made to remove in the morning, but when morning came the Yankees were upon him, and he barely escaped, leaving his property behind him. Among the many sufferers now in Fairfax is Dr. James A. Harrold, formerly of Murfreesboro', N. C., who, with his family, are stopping at the hotel. For some time past he has preached in Washington city, bu
Thomas Preston (search for this): article 22
here were patches of white clouds, which seemed pendant from it like lichens from the old cypress of our Southern swamps. The escort consisted of several army officers, and of the Adam's Troops, of Natchez, Miss., Captain Martin. In the advance was the President, dressed in deep-gray citizen's clothes, and a beaver hat. Beside him, also in citizen's clothes, rode Brig. Gen. Smith. Immediately following were Generals Johnston and Beauregard, and after them came Col. John S. Preston, Col. Thomas Preston, Col. Davis, Col. Randal, Prince Polignac, Capt. Ferguson, of Gen. Beauregard's staff, Capt. Peyton, Lt. Lane, son of Jo. Lane, of Oregon, Lt. Twiggs, and "Your Own. " Following was the Adam's Troop, dressed in a neat grey uniform, and presenting a truly imposing appearance. The ride through the country, although an interesting one, showed few incidents that would bear recording. On every hand could be seen the regard and the respect the volunteers have for President Davis, and
irfax and its vicinity, and made a personal reconnaissance towards the outposts. The day was remarkably beautiful — cool, pleasant, and hazy--one of those delightful Indian-summer days that we so much admire. The air was warm, and the sky a deep leaden color, while here and there were patches of white clouds, which seemed pendant from it like lichens from the old cypress of our Southern swamps. The escort consisted of several army officers, and of the Adam's Troops, of Natchez, Miss., Captain Martin. In the advance was the President, dressed in deep-gray citizen's clothes, and a beaver hat. Beside him, also in citizen's clothes, rode Brig. Gen. Smith. Immediately following were Generals Johnston and Beauregard, and after them came Col. John S. Preston, Col. Thomas Preston, Col. Davis, Col. Randal, Prince Polignac, Capt. Ferguson, of Gen. Beauregard's staff, Capt. Peyton, Lt. Lane, son of Jo. Lane, of Oregon, Lt. Twiggs, and "Your Own. " Following was the Adam's Troop, dressed in a
October 2nd, 1861 AD (search for this): article 22
Army of the Potomac.[our own correspondent.] Fairfax Oct. 2, 1861. The Federals continue to advance cautiously upon our lines, and how have considerable force in Falls Church, on Munson's hill, Mason's hill, and in the vicinity of Annandale. Our pickets have fallen back from the village of Falls Church, which is reported destroyed, us large volumes of smoke have been seen rising from the valley in which it lies. They have advanced also nearly to Annandale, and are now within eight hundred yards of it. This morning a party of scouts came on the hill opposite the village and fired on our videttes, who were posted to watch their approach. The distance between them was so great that no damage was done. Early in the morning a company of infantry appeared in a corn-field on an eminence, but retired immediately upon a sight of our pickets. Along the line from Lewinsville to Springfield the Federals seem to be advancing slowly and cautiously, scouring the woods thoroughly in ev
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