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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 10. (ed. Frank Moore), chapter 6 (search)
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore), chapter 127 (search)
Waitt, Ernest Linden, History of the Nineteenth regiment, Massachusetts volunteer infantry , 1861-1865, Roster of the
Nineteenth regiment Massachusetts Volunteers (search)
The Daily Dispatch: February 23, 1861., [Electronic resource], Tour of
The Daily Dispatch: December 12, 1860., [Electronic resource], Encouraging. (search)
The sixth anniversary of the promulgation of the dogma of the immaculate conception was celebrated in most of the Catholic churches, on Saturday last. On Friday, a woman in Boston was arraigned charged with being a common scold. She was held to bail in the sum of $500 for her appearance at court. Cardinal Antonella's family have offered for sale all their estates situate in the Command of Rome. The word "diphtheria" is Greek, and signifies membrane, and was introduced in 1827 by Brettonean, of Paris. "Washingtonian" is proposed as the name of the Southern Confederacy, by some of the Alabama journals. The United States brig Dolphin left Buenos Ayres, October 21, for home, via Montevideo and Rio Janeiro. Berger, the billiard player, is now in Philadelphia. Andrew Fegus, of Greenbrier county, Va.' was killed on the 30th ult., by a falling tree.
The Daily Dispatch: December 13, 1860., [Electronic resource],
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Berger's feats at billiards. --Berger is astonishing the Philadelphians with his wonderful feats at billiards. The Gazette, of Tuesday,Berger is astonishing the Philadelphians with his wonderful feats at billiards. The Gazette, of Tuesday, says: About a hundred and fifty gentlemen amateurs witnessed last night the initial exhibition of Mr. Berger in this city, a limited nuMr. Berger in this city, a limited number only being admitted. The wonderful things that Berger can do with billiard balls entirely stultify all theories of gravitation, and of tBerger can do with billiard balls entirely stultify all theories of gravitation, and of the forces centripetal and centrifugal. He strikes a ball, it goes from him, describes a series of angles, and hitting every object at which i
"to the place of beginning"
Among the most wonderful feats of Berger's repertoire are what he calls the hat shots.
He places his bat up These are only a few out of the fifty unaccountable shots made by Mr. Berger, and the reader will understand the earnestness of the applause w in the city.
After this part of the exhibition was finished, Mr. Berger played a French carom game with Mr. Phelan, beating him eighty po
The Daily Dispatch: December 21, 1860., [Electronic resource], Attempt to murder a Clergyman. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: July 18, 1861., [Electronic resource], Correspondence of the
Richmond Dispatch. (search)
The great Billiard Player. --Mons. Berger gave an exhibition, in Detroit, last Wednesday evening. The first part of the performance consisted of a three ball game of one hundred points between Berger and Seereiter, which the former won by nearly seventy points. His best run was twenty-six caroms, and next best thirteen. SeBerger and Seereiter, which the former won by nearly seventy points. His best run was twenty-six caroms, and next best thirteen. Secreiter made one run of ten. The latter played at great disadvantage, not being accustomed to the table, which was smaller, and four inches lower than those generally made use of by him. The feature of the evening was the "difficult problems" of Berger himself. Sometimes his balls mounted the tops of the cushions, rolling off at Berger himself. Sometimes his balls mounted the tops of the cushions, rolling off at the proper time to carom, again traveling half the length of the table, then turning suddenly, returning faster than they went. It was to have been followed by a foot ball game, 500 points. The curious people of Detroit were greatly pleased.
The Daily Dispatch: August 23, 1861., [Electronic resource], From
In Johnston county, N. C. on the 17 by the name of by the name of Simm W different parts of his person, one of who tered and split his heart, almost instantly. The Leesburg Mirror says:"The enemy still moves along the back of the Potomac opposite Loudoun, but we are no in saying the not one of them has the daring to come across." Vernon H. Lind Berger, lately arrested at Port Tobacco, Md. upon suspicion of to join the Confederate to Army has taken the oath of allegiance to the Lincoln Government and procured his discharge. The Baltimore Exchange positively denies the statement that Gen. Tench man is raising troops on the Eastern Shore of Maryland and intends taking a command in Virginia. The Holliday Street Theatre, Baltimore, has reopened, under the management of B. Phillips. Captain A. J. W head, late Sheriff of Pittsylvania county, Va., died last Monday, after a brief illness. Lieut. Jullan McAllister, who has been promoted to a conta