On the following day, the Governor and Council sent out this circular letter to the counties. ... and to have all the arms in your county proper for defence, immediately repaired and put in best condition, cartridges made and everything ready to take the field. ... As a fitting compliment and full appreciation of the executive watchfulness of Governor Lee, let me quote the words of General Washington to theanbsp;...
|Title||:||The founders of Anne Arundel and Howard Counties, Maryland|
|Author||:||Joshua Dorsey Warfield|