Topic Proportions

Topic Percent
maritime news, esp. naval and blockade
75%
military--often from Western Theater
6.25%
second-hand news
6.25%
[unclear]
6.25%
military orders, e.g. conscriptions
6.25%
From the Mon., Jan. 21, 1861 issue

—The Savannah Republican, of Saturday, reports the arrival at that port of four ships and one bark, which had been prevented from going into Charleston harbor by the sinking of three vessels in the ship channel by the authorities.