Browsing named entities in a specific section of The Daily Dispatch: May 12, 1863., [Electronic resource]. Search the whole document.
Found 48 total hits in 28 results.
The death of General Jackson.the funeral Ceremonies. Last evening Gen. Jackson's remains were received in this city at 4 o'clock, from Guinea's Depot, in Caroline co. The announcement that they would arrive at 12 o'clock caused an entire suspension of all business in the city, and a turn out at the depot of nearly all the inhabitants of the city, who were anxious to pay the last tribute of respect to the departed chieftain. When it was known that the body would not reach the city before 4 o'clock, the immense crowd slowly dispersed, but assembled again at the last hour indicated in even greater force than before. The tolling of the different bells gave the signal that the cars were slowly wending their way down Broad street, when preparations were made for the reception of the body by an appropriate disposition of the military. The train was stopped at the corner of 4th and Broad streets, and after a short delay the coffin containing the body was removed to the hearse in at