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Alfred Roman, The military operations of General Beauregard in the war between the states, 1861 to 1865, chapter 26 (search)
J. William Jones, Christ in the camp, or religion in Lee's army, Chapter
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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 25. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.43 (search)
Patents were issued last week to J. W. Barnes, of Murfreesboro', N. C., for improvement in attaching horses to two-wheeled vehicles; Wm. A. Dudley, of Petersburg, Va., for improvement in apparatus for removing calculi; Murdock Murchison, of Denmark, Tenn., for improvement in cotton presses; N. A. Patterson, of Kingston, Tenn., for improvement in cotton gins; Michael E. Ruderal, of Shelby, N. C., for improvement in machines for cutting stalks; N. B. Webster and Robert W. Young, of Portsmouth, Va., for improvement in the prevention of the incrustation of steam boilers, and Richard B. Wright, of Norfolk, Va., for improved ventilator for railroad cars.
[for the Richmond Dispatch.]oil for railroads, machinery, &c.--important suggestion. Camp Carolina, Near Norfolk, Va., Headq'rs. 2d Regt. N. C. Volunteers, June 22d, 1861. I noticed in your paper, a day or two since, a short article in regard to the lack of oil for railroads, machinery, &c. I should like to call the attention of the Confederate States to an invention of Mr. A. J. Hardin, of Shelby, Cleveland county, North Carolina, by which I am sure this want can be easily supplied Mr. Hardin has invented a machine by which he can hull the cotton seed with great rapidity. The hard outer coating of the cotton seeds contains a gummy substance, which makes it unfit for almost any purpose; rid it of this and you have one of the finest oils in the world. It is pure, translucent, fine for table purposes, burning, machinery, or any other purpose to which the best oils are applied. I have seen it tried for burning, machinery and printing, and I can assure you it answers admir
The Daily Dispatch: July 18, 1861., [Electronic resource], Marriage Extraordinary. (search)
Three persons died in Boston and vicinity on Wednesday from sun-stroke. Two of them were employed at the Charleston Navy-Yard. William Boylan, an old and respected citizen of Raleigh, N. C., died at that place on Monday last. Hamilton J. Horne of Shelby, N. C., was killed by lightning near that place on Tuesday last. Mr. W. H. Coarts, who was accidentally shot in Augusta, Ga., on the 4th of July, died in that city on Saturday last. Speaker Grow, it is stated, has ordered the marble bust of Ex-Speaker Orr, of S. C., to be removed from the Hall of the House of Representatives. Miss Augusta Evans, of Mobile, the author of Beulah, is now in the Southern camp, at Norfolk, administering to the comforts of her friends. Carthage, the scene of the late battle in Missouri, is in the extreme Southwestern corner of the State, only fifty miles from the Arkansas line. Mr. Bonner, of the New York Ledger, presented Mr. Everett, on the 4th of July, with a che
The Bowery Theatre, at St. Louis was shut up for disloyal practices on the stage. The play of William Tell is prohibited at the North in all the theatres. The Columbia (S. C.) Guardian learns that a man was recently hanged at Shelby, N. C., for the offence of extortion.