--The fishing in Cohoke pond
is represented to be better than ever, and the fish are of unusual size.
It is only necessary to drop a line to the silver perch and sturdy chubs, to meet with a prompt and ready response.
They bite with the courage of veterans, entirely disdaining the timid and doubtful nibble.
is crossed by the York River Railroad, twenty-nine miles east of Richmond
; and any disciple of Izaak Walton
can take the cars at 8 A. M., arrive there at 9; and have several hours of fine sport before the re-turn of the train.