previous next

A Journey under difficulties.

--The members of the Grand Lodge, I. O. O. F., had a very rough time on their return from Wheeling, Va., a few days ago. The train encountered a land slide on the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, and subsequently met with a more serious obstacle, the waters having risen so high as to render the road impassable. After much delay, they got through all the scenes of danger and difficulty unharmed. A meeting was held, Mr. Jno. W. Ferguson, of Richmond, presiding, and resolutions passed tendering the thanks of all concerned to Capt. Jas. H. Walter, the prudent conductor, for putting them safely through their perilous trip.

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.

An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.

hide Places (automatically extracted)

View a map of the most frequently mentioned places in this document.

hide People (automatically extracted)
Sort people alphabetically, as they appear on the page, by frequency
Click on a person to search for him/her in this document.
James H. Walter (1)
Jonathan W. Ferguson (1)
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: