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Ready for action. --The Jackson Guard, Capt. Hiram B. Dickinson, (or the majority of them,) being ready for action, will start in a few days to join the Wise Legion. The company is named after Mr. Jackson who was murdered in Alexandria while attempting to prevent the larceny of a portion of his property by the chief of the Ellsworth zouaver, on the entry of that band of assassins in Alexandria. The standard of Gen. Wise is now raised in the West, and, as a Southern contemporary says-- "We expect to hear soon of the best and most brilliant work that will be done during the war, should the enemy meet him, from the column under command of the fiery and impetuous Gov. Wise. He is the right sort of a man for the work before him — hard fighting and plenty of it. His tireless energy, his restless ardor, his impulsiveness, are the very qualities to make a great warrior, and just what are required now in Virginia. In war nothing can be done too quickly, after it is determined o
The Daily Dispatch: July 10, 1861., [Electronic resource], What old-fashioned Rifles can do. (search)
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The Daily Dispatch: July 10, 1861., [Electronic resource], A move in the right direction. (search)
A move in the right direction. --Governor Pettus, of Mississippi, has issued a proclamation, calling on the State and county officers to collect up all the arms, rifles and shot guns, new or old, in or out of order, and send them to Jackson, the capital of the State, where they may be repaired and hold in readiness for the use of the soldiers. He also notifies all citizens to arm themselves with double-barrel shot guns and hold themselves in readiness at an hour's notice. By these means the State will be in possession of a large quantity of good arms that might otherwise be useless. We hope the proper authorities will follow up the move of Governor Pettus.
General R. F. Butler. Since the death of Winthrop, the redoubtable General has taken as his aid and chief counsellor a negro named Jackson, who represents himself as an escaped convict from Yorktown. It will be amusing if the negro prove too smart for the Massachusetts lawyer, and lead him into another trap. Yorktown.