Virginia military Institute Cadets.
The cadets from the Virginia Military Institute, a magnificent-looking lot of young fellows, assembled on Broad street—right resting on the east side of Seventh.
There were 190 cadets in line.
This section of the column was headed by the Institute
band of eight pieces—H. Krause
, commandant of cadets, was in command, and the other Institute officers were Captains Ford
and Adjutant Lewis
The four companies were immediately in charge of Cadet
, and Taliaferro
The cadets attracted attention all along the line of march, and were heartily applauded for their beautiful marching and drilling.