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A great wealth of Civil War reporting...

Item # 647472

September 19, 1861

DAILY DISPATCH, Richmond, Virginia, Sept. 19, 1861 

* From the Confederate capital

A nice newspaper from the capital of the Confederacy. Among the front page reports are those headed: "From Norfolk--Another Flag of Truce--Affairs in Hampton Roads..." "Retreat of the Fist Georgia Regiment from Carrick's Ford--A Thrilling Narrative" "The Recent Engagement in Kentucky between Confederate Batteries & Federal Vessels" and other items, including a large number of advertisements.
Civil War reporting continues on the inside pages with: "The Necessity of Taking the Aggressive" which is a very nice half column editorial; "Capt. John. H. Guy of the Goochland Artillery" "How Long Shall Unhappy Maryland Await the Hour of Deliverance?" "More Treachery of Lincoln--Manifesto of Gen. S. B. Buckner" "Latest from the Northwest--Reported Achievements by General Lee" "Army of the Potomac--the Fight at Lewinsville--Interesting Description--Yankee Prisoners Taken..." "From Manassas" Southern War News--Gen. Jeff. Thompson has a Brush with the Enemy--A Governor In Trouble--General Lyon Killed by an Arkansas Darkey..." and much more.
Complete in 4 pages with a banner masthead, very nice condition.

Category: Confederate