A Confederate Play - An Afternoon at the White House of the by Mrs. Hugh B. Gillespie PDF

By Mrs. Hugh B. Gillespie

Reprint of the infrequent 1934 e-book written via Mrs. Hugh B. Gillespie of Raymond, Mississippi, and Mrs. John H. Anderson of Raleigh, North Carolina, Historian normal of the United Daughters of the Confederacy. no longer a dramatic masterpiece, yet definitely a crafty instance of Southern propaganda. This 24 web page, one-act play 'is given as a fine looking photo of the Confederacy in Richmond, exhibiting the lifetime of ladies in reliable circles. It used to be in the course of the early days of the Southern Confederacy whilst, as one eu wrote to his good friend, 'The social existence on the Capital of the Confederacy equalled whatever in eu Courts.' As continuously, in the course of any warfare interval, there has been a foreboding of catastrophe, yet at the moment lifestyles used to be very friendly on the White condo of the Confederacy. The time is the early fall of 1862, while the Confederacy was once at its top, following victories round Richmond. The surroundings, and dialog is traditionally real, proof being taken partially from the books of this era. The authors have conscientiously s

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