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The Daily Dispatch: March 14, 1861., [Electronic resource], Movement of military stores. (search)
A Meetingin Smythe county, Va., on the 9th inst., passed resolutions in favor of the immediate withdrawal of Virginia.
The Daily Dispatch: April 17, 1861., [Electronic resource],
(search) Virginia money.
Correspondence of the Richmond Dispatch.enthusiastic demonstration in Smythe county. Marion, Smythe County, Va.,April 15th, 1861. Last Saturday was a gala day in our village. Our new military company, the "Smythe Blues," numbering 60, rank and file, paraded in the morning, and certainly exhibited a degree of proficiency in the drill which was remarkable, considering the short time which has transpired since the organization of the company. At 2 o'clock P. M., the members of the company, desiring to give a public manifestation of their way of thinking, unfurled to the breeze the flag of the Southern Confederacy on a pole ninety feet high, fired a salute of forty guns, and gave three cheers for Jeff. Davis and the Southern Confederacy. Loud calls were then made on Capt. A. G. Pendleton, Jr., of the Blues, for a speech, who responded gracefully, in his usual felicitous and eloquent manner. Several other gentlemen were then called upon, all of whom made patriotic and el
The Daily Dispatch: April 22, 1861., [Electronic resource], Work for vigilance Committees. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: May 4, 1861., [Electronic resource], Worthy of notice. (search)
A stay law. --The Justices of Smyth county were convened in extraordinary session last week, for the purpose of providing means of defence and equipping the troops. After getting through with this business, a cry was raised, "Pass a stay law!" The Magistrates thereupon unanimously enacted "that no more debts should be collected in Smyth before the first of January, 1862." So at least we are informed by a gentleman from the county.--Abingdon Dem.
The Daily Dispatch: may 7, 1861., [Electronic resource], List of Visitors to
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Bedford county, Va., which has one company already in service, has seven more awaiting a call to duty. It is said that Gen. Scottwill change his headquarters from Washington to Philadelphia. Tazewell, Botetourt, Smyth and Wythe counties are doing gloriously in the way of raising volunteer companies. The Baltimore authorities have dismissed the volunteer military of that city, who have been under arms since the 19th ultimo. Major Moses G. Reeves, an old and wellknown citizen of Murfreesboro', Tenn., died a few days since. Fort McHenry, at Baltimore, was further reinforced on Friday with additional troops.
The Daily Dispatch: may 7, 1861., [Electronic resource],
France and the Confederacy. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: May 13, 1861., [Electronic resource], Terrorism in New York — effect of the war on business, &c., &c. (search)