May 07, 1862 issue of the WEEKLY STANDARD (Raleigh, North Carolina)
   Transcribed and Posted by Myrtle Bridges February 09, 2003

The Western Carolinian, published at Franklin, says that Capt. W. H. Thomas passed through that place 
some days ago, in command of 104 Cherokee warriors, for the seat of war in East Tennessee. As they 
passed through that town they made the welkin [the upper atmosphere] ring with the terrible Indian warhoop.

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