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In North Bend, Ohio (a suburb of Cincinnati), the first train robbery in the United States takes place. Three million are in southern/slave states. The mayor proposed to turn over to me the five cannon, mounted at the fort, which are in good condition and not spiked, and also the few munitions of war left by the retreating enemy. Many of the Confederate soldiers were ill-equipped and barefoot and it was said that one could find the army by following the bloody footprints in the snow.

Pages: 1153

Publisher: MacMillan Reference Books (June 1998)

ISBN: 0028649796

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