A woman for the Times
.--A lad of less than sixteen, named Darling
, from Pittsfield, Mass.
, recently enlisted in Captain Cromwell
's company, in the Northern Black
On learning that he had a sick mother at home, who was sadly afflicted by his departure, the captain discharged the youngster and sent him home, as the brave lad supposed, on a furlough.
He has received the following acknowledgment of his kindness from the sister of the “bold soldier boy.”
It is good:
--Cincinnati Press, Dec. 2.