Your search returned 450 results in 242 document sections:
The Daily Dispatch: April 11, 1862., [Electronic resource],
's Address. (search)
Wanted--a Substitute. A young man whose health will not admit of active service in the field, desires to employ a Substitute for the war. He is willing to pay $500. Apply at West & Johnston's Bookstore, 145 Main street. ap 9--ts
The Daily Dispatch: April 19, 1862., [Electronic resource], The late
Gen. A. H. Gladden
The Daily Dispatch: April 19, 1862., [Electronic resource], New Publications. (search)
New Publications. Messrs. West & Johnston have just published the "Life of James W. Jackson, of Alexandria," who slayed the Yankee Colonel Elisworth upon his removal of the Confederate flag from the roof of the Marshall House, kept by Jackson. He was immediately afterwards killed by the Yankee soldiers who attended their Colonel when he ascended to the top of the House. He is properly styled the first martyr in the cause of independence. This history of his life has received the approva
f Virginia, who was a brother-in-law of the lamented hero.
He says that the author has "portrayed graphically and truthfully the many stirring incidents in his truly wonderful career." The book is published for the benefit of the Jackson family.
We have received from Messrs. West & Johnston a small volume entitled, "Manual of Arms for Heavy Infantry, with Loadings and Firings," issued from the press of Evans & Cogswell, Charleston.
A work appropriate to the times, and, no doubt, useful.
The Daily Dispatch: April 23, 1862., [Electronic resource], the battle in the
The Daily Dispatch: April 25, 1862., [Electronic resource], A Noble Southern production. (search)
A Noble Southern production. Messrs. West & Johnston have in press a volume, by Dr. Sheppardson, of Georgia, entitled "War Songs of the South, edited by 'Bohemian,' correspondent of the Richmond Dispatch." Our readers are too well acquainted with the productions of the author in our columns, to need any introduction of him at our hands.--Georgia has no more gifted son, and no more high- minded and chivalric gentleman. His brilliant and stirring pen has won him hosts of admirers throughout the Confederacy. His book, now approaching publication, contains songs, poems, and lyrics, upon Southern Independence and the War, gleaned from the newspapers and magazines of the South. Our countrymen should recollect the saying of Fletcher, "let me make the songs of a nation, and I care not who makes the laws." The songs are the spontaneous outburst of popular feeling. They show the sentiments of the people, and give the lie to the assertion of our enemy, that this revolution
The Daily Dispatch: May 7, 1862., [Electronic resource], Sugar going North. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: May 24, 1862., [Electronic resource], Progress of the
The Daily Dispatch: May 24, 1862., [Electronic resource], Still to be seen (search)
New map. --Messrs. West & Johnston, of this city, have just published a large map of the State of Virginia, containing all the counties and principal towns, and showing the lines of railroad and other internal improvements. It seems to have been prepared with great care, and will be found very useful for reference at the present time.
The Daily Dispatch: may 27, 1862., [Electronic resource], From city Point. (search)