Monday, February 28, 2011

Baltimore, Feb. 18 [1862]

It is rumored by passengers on board the Old Point boat, that news had reached Norfolk of the surrender of Savannah without firing a gun.  Our dispatches from Fort Monroe make no mention of it.  The store is therefore given as a mere rumor.

– Published in The Davenport Daily Gazette, Davenport, Iowa, Wednesday Morning, February 19, 1862, p. 1

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