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From the Tue., May. 20, 1862 issue

—We are anxious to tread once more our native soll. Expectant hearts await our coming. We struggle for Freedom and the sacred shades of our sires.

We invite the untiring and undaunted to haste to rejoin the "Maryland Line," which is reinforcing the hearts to "Stonewall's" army in the Valley, and with them march to the rescue of our kiasmen in oppression and doubt. Soldier., s the hour for immorality or obloquy.

The will of the veteran is sustained by Omnipotence, and the blood of the martyr shall nourish the Bay Tree of Liberty. Who Tallnesses with the foe—who disdain odds carves his own pacutchoon, which Fame shall ponder and memory treasure. Soldiers we challenge you once more to the field. Through the earnest solicitation of many Marylanders, Capt. Edmund Barry has accepted an appointment to lead you back to your homes. Marylanders, will you go? Or shall the hollow query be made; where were they? Sons of Revolutionary sires! the Goddess of History is vigilant, and notes the actions of the solemn hour!

Be mon, and abide the issue. Our leader is grown gray in the clatter of arms, and is eager to offer his last, best tribute a bequest to his posterity. Marylanders, will you stand by him? Soldiers! will you die with us for our rights, and friends, and homes? Your response gives to the riches of history the cherished reminiscences of traditional affection, or defames the scions of our honored ancestry. my 14—6t*