Topic Proportions

Topic Percent
second-hand news
56.52%
war prisoners
17.39%
military recruitment
8.7%
military--often from Western Theater
4.35%
death notices
4.35%
legislature
4.35%
military orders, e.g. conscriptions
4.35%
From the Wed., May. 22, 1861 issue

Our friends at the various camps and places of rendezvous and elsewhere, will confer a favor by sending to us any interesting intelligence, at the earliest practicable moment, for publication. We desire to keep our readers informed in regard to everything that transpires, and will pay an adequate compensation for important news.