Topic Proportions

Topic Percent
humor
69.23%
accidents, particularly fires
7.69%
transportation schedules
7.69%
anti-northern diatribes
7.69%
military campaigns
7.69%
From the Tue., Sep. 17, 1861 issue

says he always travels with his wife, who contrives to be obstinate and out of humor from the time they leave home till they get where they are going to. The only time she ever smiled, he says, was when he broke his ankle.