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President Lincoln in his message to Congress has called for four hundred millions of dollars to carry on the war. Direct taxation must be resorted to. Sugar, coffee, tea, salt, the necessaries of life, will be taxed....

The Hagerstown Mail, August 2, 1861, p. 2-3.

Still the work of tyranny and oppression go on in Maryland. Baltimore has its Bastile, and its citizens are forced....

The Planters' Advocate (Upper Marlborough), July 17, 1861, p. 2. 

If we may believe the leaders of the Secessionist conspiracy in Maryland, there are no secessionists in our State. Inasmuch as the secession of the State is a sheer impossibility....

The Annapolis Gazette, July 11, 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.