A Disgraceful Race

We soon learned all the particulars of the memorable battle; how the festive congressmen had come with their wives, daughters, and sweethearts, on the outskirts of the army, seated in luxurious carriages, with hampers packed with champagne and all good things, to regale themselves withal, as from a safe place they would view the triumphant […]

Washington’s Birthday Was Duly Celebrated

Washington’s Birthday was duly celebrated in Fort Sumter last Monday by the Washington Light Infantry of this city. The Eutaw Band was in attendance, and furnished appropriate music. The following were the regular toasts and the responses made to them on the occasion: 1.  The Day we Celebrate — Illustrious in History as the Birthday of […]