An incident at the battle of Gettysburgh.
escaped capture by resorting to a dodge worthy of the sharpest Yankee
When he found his retreat cut off, he seized the coat of a private and buttoned it closely over his uniform; he was knocked known and run over by a gang of rebels who were after plunder.
He then stumbled away into a cellar, and lay there concealed and without food for two days, but when he heard the boys playing “Yankee Doodle
” in the streets, he thought it safe to come out. He is now in command of his brigade and ready for work.