Confederate States, Medical and Surgical Journal, 17; Spirit of the soldiers of the, 18, 107; Officers-prisoners under fire on Morris' Island, S. C., 34; Scant resources of, 98, 240, 336; Disparity of its armies, 99, 155, 325, 326, 329; Patriotism and sacrifices of the women of, 104; humanity of to Federal prisoners, 119; Cabinet of the, 156; Generals of the, 156; Surviving generals of the, 419; Merits of the cause of the, 216.
Crawford, Colonel, William, 31.
Crater, The, 402.
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Daniel, Hon J. W., Oration on Life, Services and Character of Jefferson Davis, 113; mentioned, 351; Address of at the Meeting to Erect Monument to Gen. R. E. Lee, 191.
Davis, Jefferson, 62, 106; Daniel's Oration on, 113; a lover of the Union, 151; On Treatment of Prisoners, 381; his estimate of the Life and Character of Gen. R. E. Lee
Of these articles one of the most remarkable was as follows:— Such as profess faith in God by Jesus Christ (though differing in judgment from the doctrine, worship, or discipline publicly held forth) shall not be restrained from, but protected in the profession of their faith and exercise of their religion.
And again, all statutes, ordinances, &c., to the contrary of the aforesaid liberty, shall be esteemed null and void.
Notwithstanding this, it would not have been prudent in Cromwell to set Mr. Biddle completely at liberty; by which step not only the Presbyterians, but the greater part of those of all denominations who were earnestly attached to what were called orthodox views in religion, would have been deeply offended.
He, therefore, detained him in prison, and, after some time, wearied out with the solicitations of the contending parties, sent him into banishment in the Scilly Islands, October 5, 1655,
In this seclusion he was, it is true, debarred from most of