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The Daily Dispatch: August 8, 1861., [Electronic resource], Clerical Dissolves. (search)
The Capital in danger. Project of the Rebels for Capturing Washington — Lee to around Baltimore — Beauregard to engage McClellan and Henaisgaem to dislodge Rosecrans — cry for peace. [special to the New York Times] Washington, July 26. In these exciting times, when so many rumors, having only an imaginary foundation, are gaining currency, it is bad policy to add to their number, but I will be pardoned for communicating a project which a military officer of high rank has ju
a distance of about forty miles from Washington.
Once there, he will be joined by the Secessionists, who are secretly organizing all over Maryland, and will then attack Washington on its unfortified and defenceless side.
At the same time, Beauregard will make a movement against McClellan, whom he will keep busy within his own lips, thus preventing his taking part in the defences of the city.
Johnson will be left to watch and counteract Patterson's movements; a strong column will be sent a<
The Daily Dispatch: August 8, 1861., [Electronic resource], A Reminiscence of
The Daily Dispatch: April 9, 1862., [Electronic resource], By
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The Daily Dispatch: April 9, 1862., [Electronic resource], The metal of which cannon are made (search)
The metal of which cannon are made --The appeal of Gen. Beauregard to the people of Tennessee to furnish metal to be cast into cannon for the Confederacy, having elicited the voluntary contributions of the patriotic men and women of the South, the following letter from Adjutant Gen. Wayne to a lady of Georgia, containing valuable information on the subject of the composition of gun metal, will be read with profit and interest: If Gen. Beauregard, in his appeal to the planters of the Gen. Beauregard, in his appeal to the planters of the Mississippi, meant anything more than to arouse their slumbering patriotism to active exertion, he wanted the tin of which their balls are partly composed. We have the copper, but for the fabrication of brodes, (commonly, but erroneously called brass guns,) we want tin. That you may understand this, I will tell you that science has determined for guns, as best, the proportions of nine pa 's of copper to one part of tin; and for bells seven or eight parts of copper to three parts of tin. By hav
Bells. --If any one is disposed to doubt the patriotism of our planters, let him visit the custom-house and examine the bells, large and small and of all kinds, sent there in response to Gen. Beauregard's appeal. Over two hundred are there, and the whole exceeding in weight twenty-two thousand pounds. This, too, it will be remembered, is but a small portion of the let sent by the planters of the South Many have been sent to other points from this State; and many have been sent from other States direct to headquarters.-- N. C. Delta.
The Daily Dispatch: April 9, 1862., [Electronic resource], Miscellaneous News. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: April 9, 1862., [Electronic resource], Sharpshooters. (search)