5773Re: "Leaden day"
- Jul 3, 2009Thanks for going to the trouble, Tom. I'm beginning to think that I have my battles mixed up. Or, maybe I'm thinking of something Rufus Dawes said instead. Have a safe and Happy 4th of July, Scott
--- In TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com, "Thomas Clemens" <clemenst@...> wrote:
> No, it does not show up in his OR rreports, Herbert's bio or any letters to the Battlefield Board that I have seen so far. Sorry.
> Thomas G. Clemens D.A.
> Professor of History
> Hagerstown Community College
> >>> "Scott Hann" <sdhann@...> 06/27/09 2:39 PM >>>
> Perhaps I have my battles mixed up, but I thought it was Maj.-Gen. Hooker who referred to the morning of the battle of Antietam as a "dark and leaden day" or something to that effect. Does this quote ring a bell with anyone? Thanks, Scott
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