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The Flower of the Confederacy is Wilted

It’s March 28th, and The Scarlet J and I have had our first Civil War battle of the year. Unbelievable!

At my friend Frank’s urging, I recently picked up a copy of Neil Thomas’s “One Hour Wargames” book. 1,522 more words

15mm

Stuff!

Hello dear readers and clickers and clickers and readers, it’s been awhile!

It’s a rare occurrence these days, but recently I found myself in the mood to paint some 15mm Confederates. 353 more words

Wargaming

The American Civil War 150th Anniversary - March 16-22, 1865

Here’s a look back at events in the Civil War and the Lincoln assassination conspiracy 150 years ago this week.

All attention is on events in the eastern theater, but things finally get moving in Alabama and Florida this week, too. 2,385 more words

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Southern Sonnet

Sights of cotton fields do take me back when

as a tomboy, the land I so did love

and daddy my gift from above amen… 121 more words

Historical

The American Civil War 150th Anniversary - March 9-15, 1865

Here’s a look back at events in the Civil War and the Lincoln assassination conspiracy 150 years ago this week. General Robert E. Lee had a lot on his mind. 2,405 more words

American Civil War

The American Civil War 150th Anniversary - March 2-8, 1865

Here is a look back at events in the the Civil War and Lincoln assassination conspiracy, 150 years ago this week.

We won’t hear much from CS General Nathan Bedford Forrest this week, although the Jackson, Mississippi, papers will quote him. 2,429 more words

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The American Civil War 150th Anniversary - February 23 to March 1, 1865

Here’s a look at what was happening in the Civil War and the Lincoln assassination conspiracy, 150 years ago this week.

Mississippi and Alabama

CS General Nathan Bedford Forrest suspects a Federal move against Selma, Alabama, is going to happen soon. 1,728 more words

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