ELEPHIND.COM search the world's historical newspaper archives
From:  To: 
click here to view elephind tips
Elephind Tips
To find items containing all the words:
John Quincy Adams
Simply type the words:
John Quincy Adams
To find items containing the exact phrase:
John Quincy Adams
Put the phrase in quotes:
"John Quincy Adams"
To find either of the words:
president, congressman
Type OR between the words:
president OR congressman
For more tips take a look at the search tips page.
bubble pointer to elephind tips
click here to subscribe our mailing list
Search limited to
Clear all
Title: National Tribune, The Delete search filter
Elephind.com contains 12,580 items from National Tribune, The, samples of which are listed below. All items from this newspaper title are freely available and can be searched from the search box above. You may also search the entire collection of 2,949 newspaper titles in Elephind.com.
12,580 results
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The national tribune. — 15 July 1882

"TO CARE FOR HIM WHO HAS BORNE THE BATTLE, AND FOR HIS WIDOW AND ORPHANS." ESTABLISHED 1877. "WASHEsTGTO, D. C, SATUEDAY, JULY 15, 1SS2. NEW SERIES Y01- I., N"- 48. A THE AMY OF THE OHIO. TWO CONFEDERATE CAVALRY RAIDS AND VHAT THEY ACCOMPLISHED. Clukc at Jlonnt Sterling. Kentucky CIoso rnr.suit by Col. Ben. Runkle Humphrey .Marshall Loses His Artillery Fwyraia's Raid Xorth of tho Cumberland. Gallant Figlitins. Tho Retreat. The withdrawal ofiiie Array of lhcCuni berland from Kentucky, in October, 18G2, left that territory to the care of Mnjor-Gcneral H. G. Yf right, in whose department it was embraced by Special Order No. 112 from the War Department constituting the Depart ment of the Ohio, embracing the States of Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, "Wisconsin, and Kentucky east of the Tennessee River, embracing Cumberland Gap and the troops operating in its vicinity. The events succeeding the expulsion of Generals Bragg and Kirby Smith from the Slate by .General Buell and the transfe...

Publication Title: National Tribune, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The national tribune. — 15 July 1882

9. THE NATIONAL TE.IBUME; . WASHINGTON, R 0., JULY 1.5, 1882. lishment at Northampton, Mass., and was subsequently induced to engage in a siiuilai avocation at Louisville. In Kentucky he married liis second wife, and in 1P57 ho took charge of a plantation, near Natchez, as over seer and business agent. "When the war opened he eulisted as a private soldier in a Louisiana company allied the Madison In fantry, and his first duty was that of guard ing Union prisoners at Hichmoml. lie at tracted the attention of Winder, and was made a sergeant and placed on detached servica. In May, 1SG2, he was made a com missioned officer and served as an aid on the stafi" of General Joe Johnston. At the bat tle of Fair Oaks, near Richmond, in 1CG2, he was sevr-rely wounded and rendered unfit for active service. On partially recovering he was ordered to report to Winder for prison duty, and began his infamous career at a vile pen at Tuscaloosa, Ala. lie subsequently obtained a furlough on the ground of...

Publication Title: National Tribune, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The national tribune. — 15 July 1882

THE NATIONAL TRIBUNE: WASHINGTON, D. C, JULY 15, 18S2. 3 GRAM) AMY MATTERS. THE ANNUAL REUNION CELEBRATION OF THE GREEN MOUNTAIN BOYS. Official Orders of the Past and Jerr Commander-in-Chlof Arranging for the Coming Encamp ment at Gettysburg Tho Memorial. TThat the Tarious Tosts aro Doing. The last issno of The National Tribune contained a brief account of tlio Ecunion of veteran soldiers at Burlington, Vermont, on the 3d and 4th of July. Wo glean addi tional interesting particulars from tho Burling ton Free Press, which says : The annual Ec tmion of tho veteran soldiers of Vermont opened at Queen City Park on Monday, July 3d. Much of the space was covered with tho tents, of which thcro wcro about two hundred and fifty, ample accommodations bohig thus afforded to all tho soldiers in attendance. Tho tents are arranged by counties, a very pleasant and convenient arrangement; and of everything which goes to mako up the pleasure and comfort of camp life nothing was lacking. The first da...

Publication Title: National Tribune, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The national tribune. — 15 July 1882

THE NATIONAL TRIBUNE: WASHINGTON, D. O., JULY 15, 18S2. The. Ratiohal Tmbuhe (Established 1877.) FUBLISHED EVERY SATURDAY. TO CARE FOR HIM WHO HAS BORMC THE DATTLE, AND FOB hi? wiocvr and orphans." Abraham Lincoln. Terms to Subscribers, I'njalilc in Advance: (postaoc mcpaid) ONE COPY, ONE YEAR - $1.50 - 'E COPIES " ----- 6.25 ,t COPY THREE MONTHS - - - - 50 TNC COW SIX MONTHS - 7f LN' COPIES, (with extra copy to gctter-Up of club,) 12.5C A SPECIMEN NUMBER cf oub pafe.i sdjt free on re- qucst. TERMS FOR ADVERTISING FUNiHro upon afpucatkjn. 3-TO SUBSCRIBERS. When changing YCUR ADDRESS PLEASE GIVE FORMER, AS WELL A3 PRESENT ADDRESS, YiTH COUNTY AND STATE. jTAKE NOTICE. In sending money for SUBSCRIPTIONS BY MAIL, NEVER INCLOSE THE CURRENCY EXCEPT IN A REGISTERED LETTER. a postal money order or a draft on new York is the best form of remittance. Losses by mail will be most surelV avoided i- these directions are followed. 42-NO RESPONSIBILITY IS assumed for sub scriptions PAID TO AGENTS, ...

Publication Title: National Tribune, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The national tribune. — 15 July 1882

THE NATIONAL TRIBUNE: WASHING-TON, D. C, JULY 15, 1882. r FIGHTING Iff EGYPT. C?" OF ALEXANDRIA BOMBATmjED BY THE BRITISH FLEET. Tlic Science of Modern Warfare Blemine the Egyptian Fortiflrations lo Ticccs The Dritish Killed and "Wounded. Cause of the War. As foreshadowed in the- List issue of TriK National Tribune the bombardment of Alexandria by the British fleet commenced on Tuesday morning at daybreak. Assurances had been given by tho Egyptian commander that work on tho fortifications would cease, but by turning tho electric lights on shore it was seen that Arabi Pacha's men were mounting guns and digging earthworks. On Monday Admiral Seymour demanded tho surrender of the fortifications, which was refused, and, as slated, tho bombardment was begun on Tues day after twenty-four hours' notice. A cablegram dated 7 a. in., on Monday, says: The forts are engaged at close quarters, the vessels moving during tho action. Tho Egypt ians continued at work on tho fortifications until the f...

Publication Title: National Tribune, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The national tribune. — 15 July 1882

THE NATIONAL TBIBUXE: WASHINGTON, D. C, JULY 15, 1882. 6 ANCIENT AND MODERN WAR. THE THKKE SCAK5. This I ffot on the day tlmt Goring Poiipht thiough York, like ft wild beast roaring ITh' rovris w ere blavk and the; streets wore full, Tins .oors buiit up with puck. of wool ; But our pikes made way through :i storm of sbot, Barrel to barrel ti'l looks jrew hot; Krero fell dead, nnd J.ucns was cone, Bnl lite d urn ctill boat and the Hub went on. This I cmtgiit from si swinging .abre, A!l I bud from ji long night's labor; -icn Chester flamed, and the streets were red, Imsp'-ashing shower fell the molten lead, The Are sprang up, anl the old roof split, The fire-ball burst in the middle of it; "With a elaOi and c'.ang the troopers they ran, For the Meg- was over ore well began. Vliis I got frsm a jistol butt (Lucky j: head V not a hazel-nut); The horT- Chey raced, and scudded and swore ; There n -re Leicestershire gentlemen, seventy CO-o; ITp oame the " Lobsters" covered with steel Down w...

Publication Title: National Tribune, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The national tribune. — 15 July 1882

THE NATIONAL TRIBIHtfE: WASHINGTON", D. C, JULY 15, 1882, 7 r THE MASTERLY RETREAT. BT JOSEPniKfi TOLI.ABD. A chieftain famous in the art of war, Who lcl his heroes bravely to the fight, Ka-i left on record words that gleam afar : ' rir-jl."t,ry over lo is flight." ftSh Mars we iay contend, and win he prize And boast, exulting, our superior might; But Cupid buch ascendancy denies : The only vict'ry over love is flight." Though face to face we meet the rebel foe Ami pride and valor scorn the coward's fright, Heart battle thus unwisely, when they know "The only vict'ry over love is flight." - Peterson's, Rural Topics, CONDUCTED BY WILLIAM SAUNDERS, Washington, D. O. Correspondence issollcited to this column. Com munications addressed to the Rural Department Df The National Tuibune, G15 Fifteenth Street, Washington, D. C, will be appreciated. Seasonable Operations and Hints. Vegetables for ilic Tabic In Colorado, where the rainfall is insufficient ior the needs of useful vegetation, an...

Publication Title: National Tribune, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The national tribune. — 15 July 1882

THE NATIONAL- TRIBUNE:' WASHINGTON, DI C, JULY 15, 18S2. OUR SOLDIESS' OOLUM. A COMRADE'S SENSIBLE OPINION OF THE NATIONAL TRIBUNE. Zfr Puttie Sentiment Can be 2Iolclel in r.-uor or the Settler r.n12iiiu Irresistible Earnest Picas for Pensioners (irspc and Shrapnel fer the Common Enemy Sol diers to l'rotcrl Their Eights at the Tolls. a coxxads srais up Tim case exactly. To tho Edited National Tkiuunk: ViCJi I subscribed for your paper a few weeks jvgc I biid 'u idea tliat it was simply a calri -penny o ephemeral sort of n concern, but I find it -'j conducted with se flinch ability and visor, and is such an cilcciivo instrument i' bringiuj: about a better understanding of the just claims of the soldier, that I cannot with hold from it my meed of praise. If five years only has given it its present prominence and established it on such a firm foundation, I cannot see why another five years of close application will not secure for it a largor circulation and more powerful inlluenco than...

Publication Title: National Tribune, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The national tribune. — 22 July 1882

"TO CARE FOR HIM WHO HAS BORNE THE BATTLE, AND FOR HIS WIDOW AND ORPHANS." ir ESTABLISHED 1877. WASHINGTON, X. C, SATURDAY, JTJLTi 22 NEW SERIES . V- i N-'49. THE AMY OF THE OHIO. THE UNION CAVALRY ASSUME THE OFFENSIVE-LIVELY ENGAGEMENTS. General Carikr Grosses the Cumborlmi.l likcr and nofriH. esrsw's Urlswlc at -Uonticcllo, ILcntHrLy Colonel K. T. Jacob's llnno I'itrhl ai Hors.lioo - UtnS Jhn Morgan's llight. II. On the 1st of May, reinforcements having arrived, General Gaiter crossed the Cumber land at Stlgsols's Ferry and Mill Springs find nflvaiicca. upon Monticello. His com mand consisted of the One Hundred and Third Ohio, Second East Tennessee, Wilder's haUery, the Twenty-seventh New Jersey, the First Kentucky cavalry, Second and Seventh Ohio cavalry. Forty-fifth Ohio, and One Hun dred and Twelfth Hlinois mounted infantry and Law's howitzer battery. Colonel Che nault's redment of Moigan's cavalry was met twelvemiles north of the town and driven back by Carters cavalry through...

Publication Title: National Tribune, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The national tribune. — 22 July 1882

THE NATIONAL TRIBUNE: WASHINGTON, "D. C, JULY 22, 1882. a niile of it Wo Availed and -worked thus until about noon of the 20th, when 'the oorps before spoken of baring crossed at Banks and Germain's Fords, some distance p ihe river, and marched down the southern bide, had uncovered our ford and left us a free passage. A pontoon bridge was quickly thrown from bank to bank, and soon the tramp of aimed men and the rumble of artillery awoke the echoes of tho hills on each side. It was a calm, sweet evening of early spring as the last man crossed the hue that had separated the opposing armies for months. Tho moon had just risen and the air was filled with that peculiar though delicious fragrance which the balmy breath of spring always imparls to the woods of Virginia. The oak leaves were aixrat the sise of squirrels' cars corn-planting time, the farmer-soldiers said and the weird notes of the whip-poor-will were the only sounds that broke the silence in those dense thickets. No one could...

Publication Title: National Tribune, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The national tribune. — 22 July 1882

w9 1882. 3 L TiLE NATIONAL. TRIBUNE-':' WASHINGTON, .0. C, JULY GRAM) ARMY MATTERS. THE COMING REUNION OF VETERANS AT GETTYSBURG. A Jlcmorial Slntuo t Ho Erected to Gen. Zoolc. Distinguished VMIors Expected Inception to d'cn. HoTrnnl by the Kansas Vet erans A Strong Imior.srment ofCominxKilrr-ln-Cliiof YaKiIcrTOcrt. As already announced in .The National Tribune tho annual Grand Army Encamp ment at Gettysburg, Pa., will commonco to-day. There will lo a largo attendance, including many of the distinguished momltors of tho Order. One of the most interesting incidents cf tho Encampinont will be tho erection by Zook Post, No. 11, of Norristown, Pa., of a beautiful marblo shaft in honor of General Samuel K. Zook, at or near the spot where he fell mortally wounded, July 2, 1663. General Zook was one of the most ga!laut and dis tmguised soldiers in the late war. Although a Chcstcr-Countian by birth and a resident of Montgomery county during his boyhood days, ho is not identified with tho hi...

Publication Title: National Tribune, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The national tribune. — 22 July 1882

4 TJtUB xJATIOKAX, TKUKLTNE: WASEdRGTOlSr, D. C., JXJXjX 22, 1882. The Hatiohal Tkibone (C8TA5!J3HC3 1S77.) -PUBLISHED EVERY SATURDAY. TO CMC KM MM WHO HAS COKNC THE MTTie, ANO rOfl K W A OBfHAKS." AUHAM LlMCOUi. I:is lo Subscribers, Payable in Advance: (POSTAGE PflCPttl)) QNE COPY. ONE YA fHVE COPIES " - - - $1,56 - - - 6.2S OWE COPY THREE MONTHS - - - - 5Q ONE COPY SIX MONTHS .-?- - - - 7E TBH COPIES, wth rinn eocv to oettoi-w op uk.) - - -" -" "-" - - 12.5C A SPGIMEX NUMBER "of am puttt fiCNT rwt ot) t50T. TERMS FOR ADVURTlStHG. ronmamTj won ahwation. "TO SUBSCRIBERS. When changing TOUR ADDRESS PLEASE GIVE FORMER AS WELL AS MICSEKT AODRCSS, WITH COUNTY AND STATE. S-TAKE NOTICE !N SENDING MONEY FOR SUBSCRIPTIONS BY MAIL, NEVER INCLOSE THE CURRENCY EXCEPT IN A 'REGISTERED LETTER. A POSTAL MpNCY ORDER OR A DRAFT ON NEW YORK IS THE BEST FORM OF REMITTANCE. LOSSES BY MAIL WILL BE MOST. SURELY AVOIDED W THESE DIRECTIONS ARE FOLLOWED. S"NO RESPONSIBILITY IS ASSUMED FOR SUB SCRIPTIO.VS P...

Publication Title: National Tribune, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The national tribune. — 22 July 1882

TJLUb) NATIONAL TliLKUNJfi: W ASKING-TON, J. O., JUL if 22, 1882. ! THE WAB IN EGYPT. ARIB! PACHA'S FORCES ROUTED BY BRITISH TROOPS. Great Portion of tlic City of Alexandria Destroyed by Fire Pill asers Shot ami Flossed Atro cious HrHtalitips Practiced 1y the iHburseats Attitude of the Great Powers. As slated in last week's issuo of The National Tridune tho British men-of-war InJJeiiblo and Tomerairc, off Alexandria, EgyH, oponed fire on Moucrieffo Fort on the raornfts of the 12th instant. A flag of truce being slTvyu from the town the bombardment ceased at j. a. m.' During the day large fires broke ont in Alexandria, one seeming to be in the neighborhood of tho British consulate. It was ascertained tliat the Khedivo was safe, ho having taken refuge ou a Turkish gunboat before tho bombardment. The following was signalled by tho Temerairo during the day: " The body of men we saw working tho hospital battery dispersed after our last shrapnel was fired. They took rcfugo in casemates cl...

Publication Title: National Tribune, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The national tribune. — 22 July 1882

6 THE 'SATIOSAL TBXBUXB: WASHING-TON, D. 0., JULY 22, 1882. l,s WEARY, LONELY, RESTLESS, HOP-IE-LESS. Weary liearSs! weary hearts! by cares of lifcop- jnrased, Yc are wandering in the shadows ye arc Mghing far rottf ; " There is darkness in the heaven?, and the earth is Weak below, And the joys, wo lasto to-day may to-morrow turn to wo. "Weary hearts ! God is rest. Lonely hearts! lonely hearts! this is but a land of grief; Yc are Mining for repose ye arc longing for re lief; "What the world hulh never given kneel and ask of God above, And your grief lmll turn to gladness, if you lean upon ui love. lonely hearts! God is love. Keatlcss hearts! rostlej. hearts! yo nro toiling night und day. And tfw fluwrs of life, all withered, leavo but thorn Hlong your way ; Yc are waiting, ye sue waiting till your toiling here shall ee-e, Aim! your ev'ry restlcM throbbing is a Had, sad lmyer for jxioe. Ike&UoM heaits! Godisieaec. Breaking hearts! broken hearts! ye are desolate mid lone. Awl low ...

Publication Title: National Tribune, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The national tribune. — 22 July 1882

w THE NATIONAL TPJBTJ1SD3: WASHINGTON, D. O., JULY 22, 1882. A PASTORAL PICTURE- (SHORT.') Across Uio darkness of the night J see slender thromi of light, Ufelit Ut piwochee swift and dear, Tbe earliest fire-fly of tlw your. A dhwebodted pulse le biis, 1M by toft phosphorescent gleams, As if bonaalu his restless ray Sttue ocoan-wave had gone astray. A slow breeze wafts along the rill OTio mandate of a whipjioorwill, Whose note revengeful seems to bo Softened by mocking fantasy. TImj cricket's voice, nn iterant trill, Tenses the silence of the hill, rfec stars are cold and high to-night, i.3 vestal virgins robed in white. The darkness deepens; overhead fragments of cloud arc thinly spread; A. meteor's, brief arid baleful spark f hurrying fire insults the dark. . radiance of rare splendor born, ' Ike some red miracle of morn, felting: from measureless heights of sky v night's black breast to throb and die. Win.. JI. Haync, in LippincoiVs Magazine. Rural i opics. INDUCTED 3Y WILLIAM SA...

Publication Title: National Tribune, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The national tribune. — 22 July 1882

NATIONAL TRIBUNE: WASHINGTON, D. 0., JULY 22, 1882. Si OUR SOLDIERS' COLUM. A COMRADE WORDS SPEAKS A FEW PLAIN TO CONGRESSMEN. . Tiin the Soldier Iojioscs lo Snpport at Htc Tolls. Speaker Keifor in the ".Tar Claims of Kx- rriKfltirrs of War for Pensions The Jfr.tional Tribune- Declared lo lie ''The Paprr for (he People' Small Shot. A WOKI TO COXGHEPSMEN. To iho Editor Satjoxat. Tkiiiun:: When the war commenced the whole pcoplo at the North, with a unanimity never witnessed in any part of the world before, voluntarily roso to amis, hut it must bo recollected at the simc timo that these pcoplo did not leave their quiet firesides and happy homes and go down South at their own option. They-did not be take themselves to the "Laud of Dixie" on any wild-goose chase or quixotic expedition. They eet their faces hi that direction in obedience to the orders of the President of the United States, to vjthold Oie Flag, and maintain the laic, where the supremacy of the law had been both defied aud...

Publication Title: National Tribune, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The national tribune. — 29 July 1882

tf "TO CARE FOR HIM WHO HAS BORNE THE BATTLE, AND FOR HIS WIDOW AND ORPHANS." ESTABLISHED 1S77. WASHINGTON, D. O., SATURDAY, JULY 29, 1882. NEW SEBIES YOL-1., N- 50. MISSIONARY. EIDGE. RAISINQ THE SIEGE AT CHATTANOOGA. CRUSHING DEFEAT OF BRAGG'S ARMY. Concentration or the Confederate Army on Missionary Ridgo-Sherman Crosses the Tennessee nnd M'ovcs Apdnst the Kij;ht Flank, Hooker Descends iookoutM'ouii toin and Moves Upon the I.ofr, Thomas Forms in Line at llattle and Awaits the Signal to Storm tlie Centre. I. Explanation of Map: 1 Mouth of Chickamnu- 7 Stirainprtomi. pa Hiver. 8 Moccaiin Point. 2 Htiilroiul Tunnel. 0 Orchard Knol. 3 Chnttanoojra. 10 Williams's Island. 4-4 Brown's Ferry. 31 Kossville. 5 Wiuibatchie. 12 Crawford Springs. C Craven House. E M. ii. C. It. 11. It Ga. K. R. The smoke of liattle was still hovering above the lofty crest of Lookout Mountain, from which the beaten confederates retreated 3 during the night of the 2-lth of November, 103, when General Bragg orde...

Publication Title: National Tribune, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The national tribune. — 29 July 1882

THE XATTONAIi TRIBUNE: WASHUSTG-TOX, U. 0., JULY" 29, 1882. iasuc-d consisted of mule incat. When ra tions are cut off for twenty-four hours the deficiency is never made jiood. I notice that sleeping in the moonlight -without shelter has had a singular oflccfc on a great many persons. Somo have become " moon struck," and gone crazy; others have become totally blind. Thore are scores of idiots and lunatics imprisoned here, whose mental disorders havo entirely originated from extreme suffering. Incessant Ir.ncer is a terrible affliction. There have been hun dreds of deaths in this prison from the mere want of water. As soon as a man becomes helpless he is usually deserted by all who know him. This is not always the case, but is usually so. Every day when I go to the Kwainp I sco at least a weore of half-dying men lying within a rod of it, vainly begging the passers-by for a drink of water. Nobody will give it to them, for if you let them drink out of your cup .you may catch the scurvy...

Publication Title: National Tribune, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The national tribune. — 29 July 1882

THE NATIONAL TRIBUNE: WASHINGTON, D. C, JULY 29, 1882. moments. Before ho pot to tho landing the boat was pone to Louisville, and when he pot to Louisville his company was mustered out, and ho was charged as a deserter. Mr Platt. Is it not a suflicient guaranteo of the good faith of tho soldier that he served twelve moutlis? Why should wo have this clause in a bill at all, "or who received a local bounty?" It is put hero, as I understand, to prevent bounty-jumpers from taking advan tage of the provision of this act. If a man served twelve months is not that a guarantee that he was not a bounty-jumper? Why isit nec essary to put that in here to see that the class of people who are called bounty -jumpers shall not he relieved of the charge of desertion? In the Eastern States almost all the soldiers who volunteered received local bounties, and as it seems to me, leaving that clause in tho last section simply prevents any one of our citizen-soldiers who volunteered from the Eastern Stat...

Publication Title: National Tribune, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The national tribune. — 29 July 1882

THE NATIONAL. TBIBUNE: "WASHING-TON, D. C., JULY 29, 1882. 4: The Hatioml Tribdnk (Established 1877.) PUBLISHED EVERY SATURDAY.. TO CARE FOR HIM WHO HAS BOflNC 7HC DATTLE, AND FOR HIS Wt&OYT AND OfPHAN." ABRAHAM LINCOLN. rnns to Subscribers, Payable in Advance: (POSTAGE rREPAlD) OKE COPY, ONE YCAR FIVE COPIES " - - - - $1.0 - - G.2S ONE COPY THREE MONTHS - - - - 50 ONE COPY SIX MONTHS - 71 TEN COPIES, (with extra ccpv to cettcr-up of clod,) ....... 12.5C A SPECIMEN NUMBER of our fafer sent free on re- OUCT. TERMS FOR ADVERTISING FURNtSHro upon application. J&rTO SUBSCRIBERS When changing YOUR APDRESS PLEASE GIVE FORMER AS WELL AS PRESENT ADDRESS, WITH COUNTY AND STATE. ft JS-TAKE NOTICE. In sending money for 'subscriptions oy mail, never inclose the currency except in a registered letter, a postal money order or a draft on new York is the best form of remittance. Losses by mail will be most surely avoided Ic5 these directions are folloyed. 2-No RESPONSIBILITY IS assumed for ...

Publication Title: National Tribune, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
x
Loading...
x
x