What was found in a prayer-book.
The following was found written on the fly-sheet of a prayerbook in one of the churches in Louisville
Hurrah for John Morgan!
The Marion of the
South, following his footsteps as much so as the Apostles followed the footsteps of Christ.
“There shall be a Southern Confederacy, so saith the Apostle Paul
See third verse, chapter fourth, Acts of the Apostles.”
“Hurrah for Jeff Davis
and the Southern Confederacy!----the Lincoln
hordes and Hessians; polluting the homes and lands of Southern men!
Hurrah for Stonewall Jackson
, the Deliverer of the Southern Soil
, to our Southern Brethren.”