Confederate victory at Chancellorsville reported in North Carolina newspaper

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Confederate victory at Chancellorsville reported in North Carolina newspaper - The Victory at Fredericksburg. We publish...
The Victory at Fredericksburg. We publish to-day copious accounts of the great victory recently achieved by the Confederates at Fredericksburg : Thestruggle consisted of three heavy battles ; Th first at Wilderness Church on Saturday, May 2 J ; the second at Chancellorsville on Saturday, May 3d ; and the third near Fredo-ricksburg Fredo-ricksburg on Monday, May 4th. In the languago of the Richmond Sentinel " These combined victories constitute a grand neem, which must yield us mot important fruits. It will add immensely to the lustre of our arms. It will heighten and confirm that admiration for the skill and prowess and unUinctung neroism oi our officers -a?d soldiers, which has caused the whole world to do them homage. It will conciliate the sympathy and command the respect of men everywhere," everywhere," for our country and its people." .

Clipped from Semi-Weekly Standard12 May 1863, TueFirst EditionPage 1

Semi-Weekly Standard (Raleigh, North Carolina)12 May 1863, TueFirst EditionPage 1
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