It is kind of monthly, kind of weekly, and kind of daily.Fancyclopedia II, based on Jack Speer's earlier Fancyclopedia, was published in 1959 by Dick Eney, and was available on line at Eney's site until his recent death. Sherman's (1822-1885) ongoing march to the coast, sounds of nearby shelling at Signal Hill, and his frustration at a recent order by General James Longstreet (1821-1904) regarding hair and beard length. Butler (1818-1893) to construct a canal at Dutch Gap, thoughts on General William T. He also discusses the removal of secessionists from Alexandria; Baltimore, Maryland; and Washington, D. Letter, 8 July 1863, from Charlie [-----], a Union soldier at Fort Scott, near Alexandria, Virginia, to Emma in Litchfield, Connecticut, discussing the celebration in camp during the 4th of July and for recent victories such as the capture of Vicksburg and Battle of Gettysburg. The subject of the letter includes, the officers tooth ache and extraction, his wifes tooth extraction and gold filling, being charged in error for light blue military pants, studying field and light artillery, and the 1864 election of William Alfred Buckingham as Governor of Connecticut.
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He asks about his children and adds that he has not received any letters from his wife.
He wonders when fighting between the armies might commence.