Rumor -- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865; Sherman’s March to the Sea; Franklin, Battle of, Franklin, Tenn., 1864; Travel; Christmas;
Roberts tells of his travels to Columbus and rumor that the Yankees still have Murfreesboro in their possession and that the slaughter was terrible at the battle of Franklin. He says that he also heard a rumor that Sherman's Army had captured...
Weather; Travel; Confederate States of America. Army -- Officers; Confederate States of America. Army -- Management;
Tells Maggie of the harsh conditions Roberts has suffered traveling through mud and rain to meet up with the army, which is located near Charlotte, NC. He writes that he is happy to know Genl Jos E Johnston is in Command of the Army again.
Vassar College;Deere & Co.;Orton Hotel; Federation of Societies of Public Accountants in the United States of America;Baker University; Deloitte (London);Barrow, Wade, Guthrie & Co.;Mercantile Trust Co.;West, Flint & Co.;
University of Mississippi -- Students; University of Mississippi -- History; University of Mississippi -- Social life and customs;
Discusses academics; includes table of classes and grades on page 2; expresses concern that they cannot find "common ground" regarding his grades; turns attention to other topics: Cuba, studies, his "beloved", clothing and laundry.
Songs--United States--20th Century; Popular Music--United States
Cover: photos of African American performers Williams & Walker staring at a drawing of a strange creature with large eyes; ""music supplement of the New York Journal and Advertiser, Sunday, May 12, 1901""