--A tipsy Indian having strayed from his wigwam, found himself lost on trying to return to it. After looking about in strange lodges here and there, the Indian exclaimed in dismay: "inguen lost!" but recovering himself, and unwilling to acknowledge such shortsightedness, continued, drawing himself up: 'No, inguen not lost — wigwam lost (striking his breast)--inguen here.
The Daily Dispatch: June 9, 1864. Richmond Dispatch. 2 pages. by Cowardin & Hammersley. Richmond. June 9, 1864. microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mi : Proquest. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
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