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Virginia Cavalcade Volume 34, Number 3, Winter 1985

Table of Contents Page Number
"Those Damn Yankee Rifles": Virginia Soldiers and Northern Repeating Arms, by Wayne R. Austerman   100
The Beautiful Jersey Lily: English Actress Lillie Langtry Tours Virginia, by William W. Pusey III   108
Trial by Jury: The Virginia Paradox, Part II, by John M. Murrin and A.G. Roeber
Of Manor Houses and Gardens: Edith Sale, Pioneer in the Study of Virginia Mansions, by Royster Lyle, Jr.  126
The Clerk Who Defied a President: Nicholas Trist's Treaty with Mexico, by Albert Castel   136