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Virginia Cavalcade, Volume 3, Number 2, Autumn 1953

Table of Contents Page Number
Salt the South Could Not Savor [Saltville], by William M. E. Rachal 4
Three-Horse Team [The Johns Brothers, Norfolk, ca. 1915], by W. Edwin Hemphill 8
Slave Gangs on the March, by Robert L. Scribner 10
Exit Powhatan; Enter Opechancanough, by James R. Short 15
Two Lees, Revolutionary Suffragists [Richard Henry Lee and Hannah Lee Corbin], by Elizabeth Dabney Coleman 18
John Peel in Virginia: Fox Hunting, by William H. Gaines, Jr. 22
The Code Duello in Virginia, by Robert L. Scribner 28
Guns, Silkworms, and Pigs: Bellona Arsenal and Bellona Foundry, by William H. Gaines, Jr. 32
Thc Incredible News of Powered Flight [1903], by James R. Short 39
Submission, Coercion, or Secession? by Robert L. Scribner 43