University of North Carolina Magazine, Vol. 42 : October Number, 1911 (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from University of North Carolina Magazine, Vol. 42: October Number, 1911 Among those who went to the town of Oxford in obedience to this was a. Man named Jacob Cash. He had not volno teered at first, not because he was afraid to fight. But because he was very poor and had a large family to support. Indeed he had no land of his own but was a tenant on the land of Mr. Conroy, ahd his family consisted of a a ife and ten chil dren, the oldest of whom was a boy not. Quite sixteen and very small for his age. And so it was with a heart full of misgivmgs that Jacob Cash trudged along the road toward Oxford. And well might his heart have been full of mis givings, for in the drawing of lots the lot fell on him, and he was conscripted. He was notified to go home to tell his family good-bye and to report at the conscript camp on a certain day to be assigned to some company in a. Regiment, Where men were most needed. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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