Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Mr. Lincoln” in article 7 of The Daily Dispatch: May 11, 1863., [Electronic resource]:
...ost of the war thus far. By the time the Yankees shall have finished their precious scheme of subjugation, they will incline to the opinion that the "game was hardly worth the candle:"
1. Mr. Lincoln estimates the money expended up to June next at about$1,200,000,000
To this must be added 25 per cent., or300,000,000
The productive labor of say 600,000 men for an average of two years, ...
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