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Virginia Cavalcade Volume 5, Number 4, Spring 1956

Table of Contents Page Number
A Lighthouse for the Streets of Richmond [1802], by Elizabeth Dabney Coleman 4
"We Killed . . . 13 Buffaloes [Thomas Walker's 1850 Expedition]," by William H. Gaines, Jr. 9
Ex-Confederate in Blue [Fitzhugh Lee], by Robert L. Scribner 16
The Stonewall Brigade, by Robert L. Scribner 22
The Front Page-How Much It Has Changed! [Virginia Newspapers], by W. Edwin Hemphill 29
Laurel Twined with Cypress [The Funeral of Stonewall Jackson], by Elizabeth Dabney Coleman 33
"Boldly and Alone": A Professional Soldier from Virginia [Charles B. Gatewood] on the Trail of Geronimo, by William H. Gaines, Jr. 39
Settlers Wanted-Fifty Acres Reward: Land was Plentiful in Seventeenth-Century Virginia, but Labor was Scarce, by William H. Gaines, Jr. 44