Hillsborough (NC) Recorder
July 31, 1861
Troops Moving—The Person Invincibles, a fine company raised in Person county, passed
through here on Wednesday last, on their way to Gettysburg.
Another company from the west passed down on the same day.
Sunday night a regiment from Georgia,
of 800 men, passed down on a train of cars for the rest of the war.
correspondent of the Fayetteville Observer says that 1800 troops from the South
passed through Wilmington
on Saturday last.
[Transcribed by Sharon Strout]