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The Daily Dispatch: December 16, 1861., [Electronic resource], Federal relations with foreign Powers. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: August 1, 1863., [Electronic resource], Our army Correspondence. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: August 1, 1863., [Electronic resource], Experience of a Scout going into and coming out of
Experience of a Scout going into and coming out of Vicksburg On the 24th of May General Johnston dispatched Lamar Fontaine, the "hero upon crutches," with a verbal message to General Pemberton, in Vicksburg. He carried forty pounds of percussion caps, besides his blanket and crutches. The narrative of the dangerous adventure, published in the Mobile Advertiser, is very interesting, and we give a portion of it: He crossed Big Black river that night, and the next day got between their
is and the Southern Confederacy, amid the vivas of our sailors, who gave him a joyful reception and assisted him to Gen. Pemberton's quarters.
After resting a day and night in the city he started out with a dispatch from Gen Pemberton to Gen. Johnston.
He embarked on his same canoe, and soon reached the enemy's fleet below the city.
He avoided their picket boats on both shares, and fleeted near their gunboats.
He passed so near one of these that through an open porthole he could see men
The Daily Dispatch: September 4, 1863., [Electronic resource], From
Fredericksburg — the firing at Port Royal. (search)