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The Daily Dispatch: October 29, 1861., [Electronic resource] 6 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Henry Walcott Boynton, Reader's History of American Literature 2 0 Browse Search
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A Lesson for hard Drinkers. --John Godfrey and Henry McGinn, two men employed by Mr. Fitch, contractor, received their pay yesterday evening, and went to take a glass before parting. If they had taken but one glass, it would have been well; it would not have been nothing either if they had taken two, or three, or even four em both, they drank so much, that by and by whiskey stole their reason, and this happened just as they were discussing the merits of the floating battery. John Godfrey had his opinion on that piece of naval architecture, and it was not exactly McGinn's opinion, which fact so enraged the former that in a fit of anger and drunkt quarter past 6 o'clock, on Perrilliat street, a lane which runs by the graveyard, between Magnolia and Howard streets. McGinn fell on the sidewalk lifeless, and Godfrey reeled along the wall. Both were brought to the First District Station-house, one a corpse, and the other dead drunk. The latter, quite as unconscious as his vi