The Tioga County Agitator Wednesday December 2, 1863

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The Tioga County Agitator Wednesday December 2, 1863 - (Correipondeooe of th. Agitator.) Battle...
(Correipondeooe of th. Agitator.) Battle OITTTSSDRC, Pa,, Noy. 21st, 18G3. Tuesday «u a proud daj for the little village of Gettysburg. It wu feared that the day appointed for the dedication, being so far in the usually stormy month of November we should have unpleasant weather for the occasion. occasion. In this we wer« happily disappoicted. , Nu brighter morning, ev.r" dawned on those for , h e bills, when on th. memorable first, of deliverance to a groaning nation The P esideot and luito arrived early on roorninz of tho 18ib, the Govemo-s of the loy- ol at»t M iibout m i d n i g h t , and enrly morniog of the 19ih it become e v i d e n t largo crowd would be pro«ont to witness i 0 » e i n n aulomn ceremonies, w h i c h should consecrate portion of the bloodstained field to the use hi »vo de-renders. A f u l l account oT the proceedmes you^will have seen in the d a w . . a t h « a n d trophic. W h i l e tho L . . u · _ i. . . · i and to , h . 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A s in l i f " he a l w a llt.^ * ones of d.^n^pr, BO in d e a t h , to «yi. i w h o l e n n . i u u ' s ·o.-ruw, voulil not be proud to f u l l u w n u r h an 1 In-.o h n ) c o m p a n y r ^ p o nn 1 In4 c.iunt'-y » ealio 1 r'r.nn tlm t i i « t i . m o u r men wpro finally d r n c n . t l i n m u l i ili« town, anil R W I O U I I I r c « i f d upon C e m « t e r y l u l l w ; t |, i h f i r f r n n t cha»£»'d from wot»l to n o r t h W P K t _ t h ^ v (hr»v» op s l i g h t b r i - M t w i i r k r n r ,.,l p ,, *rr\\ *» t h p y could in i h e i r wo r n c o n d i t i o t h e ere"' s n u g g l e w h i c h c ,j to B w n ; t ||, r|n f.-mi'trrv h i l l is not a h i ^ h p l e frr.m it w o h a r p a f m r view of m o ( f r p i t p l u m a n d the l l t t l ^roat b n t t l P B woro f o M g h l From plat:" thn view rancp^ u n h r n k ^ n f«T r t r n u n i l t l ' n horizon. On all '.ili«« l i-|pi*r o t i ' J i n i»« arc H i n t i n . t l v l . ' n n n k v . t h p n wooilv o i i - s t l u i l l - d i - f a g a i n a t t l . o i n l ( .MIITV ^' i l p i h i l l , a R n i a l l l » n l nhj.ut 1 n i v l » t o til" p a H t , ami a tht' « " U ' ' i , H^unil T 'p t ' i w t T " , 1 y r f i 'Rn 1 b'Tfn 1 top an A'TiPrn-an r n w i ^ n W.IH \ 1! l a t i i j j fne in the loyil w i m l n It i" p r o p ««pf| t h a t n m i n o m c t!'' v* ' n t e r cf tho our i n I i;rnoml, h h n s a n t .it i i'pll ·om9 rf o u r irnvi' l u n d l i r p n a t w o r k i n n d i' M' f n l i l i ^n n * p n p m h b ' . all b' '1? n r r r n p r i n f p t i n t t v f . r ' h li- P . ' n n ^ v l v a n t a ' i n* 1 t h p rrnm]p*t word w r i t t e n u t r v ' i i h a n n p r -- w r i t t e n a,.i it p nit nf h ^ r noblp^t noni«, and at a t T - h ^ n vicV'rT was H n u t i l y h n i » i i l l u i n « , »" S a l v a t i o n and Moat of tbfl 'loud h a v o b^pn romovcil f p i n p l p r y , Papt. S«»fiphl i« h u r t ^f tho o u t p r t i r r - f P p n n w v w h i v h is tn l h p r i g h t of thp *n-nilO'rcl°. hi» f'lrn I n o k i n g tn t l l irhprn h" Ml. M.xny i n t p r w « l i r ( 5 i n r-llM not hi-'p w i t n p B H i n t in tbo i 1 l i n £ p r p ' l n b n u l th"* npw a^ii'l m"ihi'r from (thio n a t at the ho ul fr»»h pilp nf . a r l h nnrt w i t h a rla«p»d in bpr arms wan k i « * i n f l e t r«il upon it n h l i ' h u p p l l r d J o tl" f i i p l h p r "ii i\ l a d y d r p . . inn a n w p ^ t boqopt upon a jjravp niiirke-l .»»'· A l-n r . m l p v . Til N V - A - in.n » t n t I n p gravo n f a M i n ( f r i a t o n l ».t« told) rpa.lmg a l o pnck'l Biblp. h m luce b n i t h t p n «nr« hi" Bon lienrd ami underatnod And t w i l h ll.nvcn and Earth »o cloai-lv l i r e l u c t a n t l y left the bmilo-fiald of H. - ' ' . . will be saved Tndiana^as rau.d volunteers enough t. 6np! draft io January. \

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  1. The Wellsboro Gazette,
  2. 02 Dec 1863, Wed,
  3. Page 2

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