18610604 Fisher raising a regiment out of his own purse

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18610604 Fisher raising a regiment out of his own purse - in ail them.-j them.-j in of -of to to --. --....
in ail them.-j them.-j in of -of to to --. --. 1 Rare LiBEiiLvLrrr. Lucius L. Lanier, Esq., a wealthy gentleman of Baltimore, has raised and uniformed a company of one hundred and fifty gallant Marylanders at his own expense, brought them to Virginia, and is now providing providing for themj till they can :be received into service, all at bis own cost. 'Such a'spirit is worthy of the! best days of old. Maryland,1 and proves that the fires of her ancient chivalry arc not yet extinct in her veins. Richmond Ui.f patch. I , ) The above Jfvom the Richmond DispatcJi is very credible to Lucius L. Lanier, Esq., but what will icI)ij.atch say when it learns that Col. Charles F. Fisher, the President of the North Carolina ; Road, has raised, equipped, and is now provisioning, and preparing for the field, front his private purse, an entire Reg iment, a largd portion of which are now ' col lecting at the Charlotte Military Institute, pre paring to depart Can any citizens of any other other State say as much ? ; . By the war. we are pleased to . sec that.Col. Fisher has been appointed to the, command !of his Regimenti- Regimenti- It is a capital, appointment. Ch. Bullet in. ' . j

Clipped from Newbern Weekly Progress04 Jun 1861, TuePage 1

Newbern Weekly Progress (New Bern, North Carolina)04 Jun 1861, TuePage 1
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