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The regulations for enrolling and drafting the Militia, issued by the Secretary of War under an order by the President calling for 300,000 men....

The Cambridge Herald, August 27, 1862, p. 2.

The Baltimore News Sheet office was taken possession of on Thursday evening the 14th inst., by the police and the editors sent to Fort McHenry....
The Baltimore County Advocate (Towsontown, MD), August 23, 1862, p. 2.

The large bounty which has been offered by the City Council for recruits in the several Maryland regiments being raised in this city, together with the prospect of a draft....

The Maryland News Sheet (Baltimore), August 12, 1862, p. 4.

Mary McCuskey was arrested yesterday by officer Wilhelm, charged with shouting for Jeff. Davis.  She was held for the Marshal. Andrew Burns was yesterday taken into custody....

The Maryland News Sheet (Baltimore), August 9, 1862, p. 4.

Not since the commencement of the rebellion has Baltimore given a more demonstrative and convincing proof of the loyalty of the masses of her population....
The Cecil Whig, August 2, 1862, p. 2.