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Colonel Charles E. Hooker, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 12.2, Mississippi (ed. Clement Anselm Evans), Chapter
George Bancroft, History of the Colonization of the United States, Vol. 1, 17th edition., Chapter
The Daily Dispatch: March 22, 1861., [Electronic resource],
Thirty hours with a skunk in a Mining shaft. (search)
The Legislature. In the House, the amendment of Mr. Kern to the bill incorporating the Southern Express Company was insisted upon, the Senate having returned the bill with the same stricken out. The bill incorporating the American Agency was called up, on motion of Mr. Bisbie, and laid on the table, after being debated. On motion of Mr. Seddon, the bill for the relief of the contractors on the Covington and Ohio Railroad was passed — ayes 82, nays 36. The Senate, yesterday, agreed to House resolution for an adjournment sine die on the 1st of April. Sundry bills of no importance were reported and resolutions offered. A number of bills were passed. The tax bill was debated.
The Daily Dispatch: March 26, 1861., [Electronic resource],
(search) Forts Sumter and Packens.
Night session of the Legislature -- The House was called to order at half-past 7 o'clock by Mr. Tomlin. On motion of Mr. Kern, the bill to stay executions was taken up and made the order of the day for Thursday next. A resolution was offered by Mr.Crump, for leave to bring in a bill requiring the Banks to resume specie payment after the Maryland Banks have done so. It was debated, and indefinitely postponed. A bill was passed for incorporating the Little Kanawha Mining and Manufacturing Company : also, a bill repealing sections 28, 20, 30, 3t and 32 of the Code of Virginia, relative to the resumption of specie payment by the Banks. By leave, Mr. Christian reported a bill for the incorporation of the Staunton Savings Banks, which was read twice. Mr. Watts offered a resolution for rescinding the rule adopted on Friday, which required the Chair to be vacated at 2, and resumed again at 7½ o'clock.-- Objected to by Mr. Duckwall, and laid over. Adjourned.
The Daily Dispatch: April 1, 1861., [Electronic resource],
Richmond Dispatch. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: April 1, 1861., [Electronic resource], Great snow Storm at
The Daily Dispatch: August 16, 1861., [Electronic resource], Execution of
in Thos. J. Armstrong Philadelphia. (search)