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Virginia Cavalcade Volume 15, Number 4, Spring 1966

Table of Contents Page Number
Scientist on the Bridge [William Lewis Herndon], by Edward F. Heite 4
The Ladies Move a Mansion: The Colonial Dames Rescued Wilton from Destruction 9
A Portfolio of Wilton, by A. Bransford Rice, Jr. 18
An Expedition for King and Country [War of Jenkins Ear/Anglo-Spanish War, 1739-1748], by William Kennon Kay 30
The Armory Scandal [Maj. John Clarke and the Virginia Manufactory of Arms, 1808-1809], by David C. Poteet 38
The Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Virginia 44
The National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the Commonwealth of Virginia 46