Let Jubal straighten that fence!
and it was securely rebuilt.
The Union troops were broken and driven back with great slaughter.
Meade lost in killed, wounded, and missing, 1,853, and Gibbon 1,266 men, in a short, fierce, furious and useless combat.
Meade told Franklin he found it quite hot, taking off his slouch hat and showing two bullet holes between which and the top of his head there must have been little space.
To Lee-calm, self-contained and self-reliant as Wellington at Waterloo — from his position on Telegraph (since called Lee's) Hill, the movement appeared like an armed reconnoissance, and was only considered a precursor to something more serious.
Jackson was much pleased at the result on his front.
He appeared that day for the first and last time in a bright new uniform which replaced his former dingy suit, having actually exchanged his faded old cap for another which was resplendent in gold lace, a present from J. E. B. Stuart.
It was a most remarkable meta
142, 270; losses in, 302.
Gettysburg and Vicksburg, 309; removal of dead, 409; compared with Waterloo, 421.
Gibbons, General, 244.
Gloucester Point, Va., 136.
Gooch, Sir, William, mentioned, 5 Field-Marshal, 261, 423.
Molino del Rey, 41.
Monocacy, battle of, 351.
Mont St. Jean, Waterloo, 421.
Monroe, James, I.
Montezuma's gifts, 31.
Moore, Anne, 20.
Morales, General, 35.94.
Mount Vernon, Va., 71.
Napier, General, quoted, 148.
Napoleon at Austerlitz, 247; at Waterloo, 278, 421; mentioned, 13, 17.
Negro division at Petersburg, 356.
New England States, 82. 1, 13, 26, 71, 80, 137.
Washington and Lee University, 281, 413.
Washington, Mrs., Mary, 26.
Waterloo, battle of, 13.
Waterloo Bridge, 182, 184, 186.
Wellington, Duke of, mentioned, 171, 228, 247, 278; at Waterloo, 343, 420.
Webb's brigade at Gettysburg, 295.
Webster, Daniel, McClellan's horse, 211.
Weed, General, killed at Gettysburg, 302. Weiseger, General, at Petersburg, 360.