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A Baltimore Soldier Killed - George Edward Cathell, of this city, a private in the First Maryland Regiment, Potomac Home Brigade, was shot and killed instantly, at Point of Rocks, on last Saturday morning...

Baltimore Sun, March 18, 1864, p.1

Mr. Editor: - It would be gratifying, indeed, if, when the present struggle is ended and law reigns supreme...      

Valley Register (Middletown), March 11, 1864, p.2.

The Rev. Mr. M. Hinkle, Methodist Episcopal minister (pastor of a church in Baltimore county), was arrested by the government detectives last Saturday....
Valley Register (Middletown), January 29, 1864, p.2.

On Saturday afternoon a bold attempt at murder transpired in the Western Police Station House, Baltimore city....

Valley Register (Middletown), December 4, 1863, p. 2.

An order has been issued from the War Department giving directions for the future enlistment of colored troops in the State of Maryland. By order of the President recruiting stations are to be established at Baltimore, Havre de Grace, Broad Creek, Chestertown....

The Valley Register (Middletown), November 6, 1863, p. 2.

It will be seen that citizens going westward of the Monocacy Junction, as far as Duffield's, are required to obtain passes....

The Valley Register (Middletown), October 10, 1863, p. 2.

The office of the Daily Gazette, published at Baltimore city, was taken possession of Tuesday last, by the military authorities....

The Valley Register (Middletown), October 2, 1863, p. 2.

The Frederick Examiner gives the subjoined as a correct list of the casualties in the First Maryland Potomac Home Brigade Regiment (Col Maulsby) in the battle of Gettysburg....

The Valley Register (Middletown), July 17, 1863, Front Page.

A correspondent of the Philadelphia Press relates many incidents of the passage of the rebel troops through Hagerstown and Williamsport, Md, into Pennsylvania....
The Valley Register (Middletown), July 10, 1863, Front Page.

The draft of the militia took place in the several counties of Maryland, as well as Baltimore city, on Wednesday last.  It was accompanied by no disturbance, as far as known. In Prince George's county,where some trouble was said to be apprehended.....

Baltimore Weekly Sun, October 18, 1862, p. 3.

A great many people from home and abroad have visited the battle-field near this place, and the most heart-rending accounts are given of the sufferings....

The Valley Register (Middletown), September 19, 1862, Front Page. 

This has been an eventful day in the history of the rebellion. A battle has taken place in which the Army of the Potomac has again been victorious and which exceeded in extent any battle heretofore fought on this continent....

The Valley Register (Middletown), September 19, 1862, p. 2.

Our town is at present one vast hospital.  About 1200 wounded, including some Rebels, of Sunday's battle, have been brought here, and all the churches, lecture rooms, school rooms, and many rooms of private houses....

The Valley Register (Middletown) September 19, 1862, Front Page.

The Mail says that the Legislature of Maryland has given full warning that not a cent of the Government tax shall be paid by her people. This is the first act of rebellion ....

The Valley Register (Middletown), August 23, 1861, p 2.

The eighty-fifth anniversary of the declaration of American Independence occurred yesterday, and the observance of it was perhaps more general, in the loyal States, than for many....

The Valley Register (Middletown), July 5, 1861, p. 2.