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force of infantry vastly superior to his own. The elan of General Hays, first shown at Bull Run, was to find voice in a proverb which ran like a red line through the fighting years of the Confederacy— Dashing as Harry Hays shouted the army and echoed the newspapers.
In 1861-65 army and press combined made a war proverb.
On the evening of July 20th, Beauregard, bidding good night to his generals at his headquarters at McLean's, said in a loud tone: Now, gentlemen, let to-morrow be their Waterloo.
On the morning of July 21st, the Louisiana regiments occupied the same general ground as on the evening of the 18th.
In the early hours of that victorious Sunday several encounters had taken place between the Louisianians and the enemy possessing as before, heavier odds in men and guns.
At 8 a. m. Wheat's battalion, deployed as skirmishers, were eyeing an extended line of the enemy in their front.
Of the attack upon Wheat; of the cool courage with which he met it, and of the formidab