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Virginia Cavalcade Volume 6, Number 3, Winter 1956

Table of Contents Page Number
Virginia's "German" [Christmas] Tree, by Robert L. Scribner 4
Penwoman of Virginia's Feminists: Mary Johnston, by Elizabeth Dabney Coleman 8
A House on "Gospel Hill": Woodrow Wilson's Birthplace Becomes a Shrine, by William H. Gaines, Jr. 12
The Battle of Fredericksburg, 1862: The Crossing, by Robert L. Scribner 20
The Battle of Fredericksburg, 1862: The Assault, by Robert L. Scribner 29
Captain Robert Stobo: Taken Hostage When Fort Necessity Fell to the French in 1754, by Sam B. Warner, Jr. 36
Declarations of Unconstitutionality: The Stamp Act, by William H. Gaines, Jr. 42