great distress, but the fire becoming really heavy, I threw saddle and bridle across my shoulder and toddled into the works on foot.
My recollection is that when the attack had been repulsed I went back to see if Mickey was dead, or if I could do anything for him, but that he had disappeared; that I could not track him far and soon gave it up, concluding I would never see him again.
I certainly laid down that night one of Lee's Miserables, as we used to term ourselves, after reading Victor Hugo's great novel — a soldier edition of his works in Confederate sheep's wool paper having been distributed largely throughout the army the preceding winter.
Judge of my surprise and delight at learning, early in the morning, that Mickey had in some mysterious way found our headquarter wagon and was being cared for there, and that he did not seem to be contemplating immediate death, but on the contrary had drunk copiously and eaten sparingly, as was a Confederate artillery horse's duty to d
105-106, 188; troops of, 41, 168-69, 192, 208-10, 219
Hill, Daniel Harvey, 65-67, 69-72, 91, 158, 204
Hoge, Moses Drury, 318
Hoge, William James, 139
Hoke, Robert Frederick, 158, 270, 274-75, 287
Hollywood Cemetery, 42
Holmes, Theophilus Hunter, 101-102, 107
Hooker, Joseph, 18, 163-66, 174, 178- 80, 191-92, 227-28, 304, 306, 339
Horse supply, 86, 199-200, 210-11, 234-35.
Houston, George Smith, 28-29.
Huger, Benjamin, 101, 107
Hugo, Victor, 252
Humphreys, Benjamin Grubb, 64, 115, 261, 292
Hunter, David, 308
Hunter, James, 255
Hunter, John, Jr., 195-96.
Hunton, Eppa, 62
I'm a good old Rebel, 18
The impending crisis of the South, 26
Irishmen, 160, 212-14, 229-30.
Iuka, Miss., 117
Jackson, Mary Anna Morrison (Mrs. Thomas J.), 160-61.
Jackson, Thomas Jonathan: description of and anecdotes concerning, 97-101, 105-106, 121-24, 159-62, 190, 351, 362; mentioned, 18, 21-22, 65-66, 72, 74, 89, 92-93, 110,
Homans, Charles E., locomotive, 202.
Hotel Chamberlain, Washington, Mahone's letter to Lacy written at, 881.
Hood, General, reference to, 655; and Batte's battalions of Virginia militia, 679.
Hopping, Nicholas, teacher, anecdote of, 56.
Howard, Gen. O. O., graduate of West Point, 58.
Howe, Elias, reference to, 1007.
Hudson Bay Company, 1001.
Hudson, Chaplain, attacks Butler in New York Evening Post, 833; reports to Butler, 833-835; arrested, 835; released, 836.
Hugo, Victor, quoted, 997.
Humphreys, Maj.-Gen. A. A., reference to book published by, 738, 741.
Hunton, Brig.-Gen., Eppa, reference to, 620.
Ingalls, General, ordered to furnish transportation for Roanoke expedition, 783; Butler incurs enmity of, 832.
Interchangeable Bonds, proposition in regard to, 956, 957.
Ipswich Bay, Butler's summer home near, 919.
Ironsides, The, of U. S. Navy, at Fort Fisher, 798.
Isham, Governor, reference to, 765.
Isthmus of Darien, Butler's sche