Didn't want a pardon.
[from the Richmond (Va.) times, July 18, 1896.]
Disclaimed allegiance to uncle Sam. Written just after the war by the old Confederate who never surrendered-facts concerning the bitter contest.
The following letter was written by General Jubal A. Early
, that ever unreconstructed Confederate, just after the close of the war, when he was preparing to leave for the city of Mexico
It contains many interesting facts concerning the war, and is thoroughly characteristic of the departed chieftain.
It read as follows: