Conflict in Baltimore!
passage of Lincoln's troops Resisted!
the first blood Spilled on Maryland soil!
the National volunteers fighting for the South!
martial Law proclaimed.
Baltimore, April 19th.
--When the Massachusetts Regiment were passing through this city to-day, they were assailed by the citizens with stones and other missiles.
The soldiers fired upon the Baltimorean, killing several.
The city was placed under martial law.
of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, has refused to transport any more troops, and it is reported that other companies have come to the same determination-- The tracks are said to be torn up in some places.
The greatest excitement prevails in the city.
The Confederate flag has been raised, and the citizens will stand by the South
[A dispatch was received in this city last night, by the Governor
, from a reliable source in Baltimore
, which stated that the 7th Regiment of Massachusetts Volunteers were attacked by the citizens of Baltimore
while in the street cars on route for the Washington Depot
. Two of the soldiers were killed, and a number Wounded, and six of the Baltimorean were slain by them.
The soldiers were forced back, and took the cars for Philadelphia
proclaimed martial law, and also issued a proclamation forbidding the passage of any more troops across the soil of Maryland
, and gave notice that if an attempt of the kind was again made it would be register by the whole military power of the State
The New York Seventh Regiment was not in Baltimore
[Associated press Dispatch.]
Washington, April 19th.
troops on route for Washington
, while passing through Baltimore
to- day, were attacked by a mob. A portion of the troops fired.
and several Baltimorean were wounded.
Extent of injury unknown.
The troops have just arrived here.
The Governor of Maryland
has declared martial law, and the volunteer corps are assembling at their armories.
[With these contradictory statements of the ffair, we await with anxiety full and reliable accounts.
Any message from Washington
, at present, is to be received with some doubt.]