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By Mrs. Hugh B. Gillespie

Reprint of the infrequent 1934 ebook written by way of Mrs. Hugh B. Gillespie of Raymond, Mississippi, and Mrs. John H. Anderson of Raleigh, North Carolina, Historian common of the United Daughters of the Confederacy. no longer a dramatic masterpiece, yet definitely a crafty instance of Southern propaganda. This 24 web page, one-act play 'is given as a beautiful photo of the Confederacy in Richmond, displaying the lifetime of ladies in respectable circles. It used to be in the course of the early days of the Southern Confederacy while, as one eu wrote to his good friend, 'The social lifestyles on the Capital of the Confederacy equalled something in ecu Courts.' As continuously, in the course of any conflict interval, there has been a foreboding of catastrophe, yet at the moment lifestyles was once very friendly on the White apartment of the Confederacy. The time is the early fall of 1862, while the Confederacy used to be at its most sensible, following victories round Richmond. The environment, and dialog is traditionally real, evidence being taken partly from the books of this era. The authors have conscientiously s

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