"A few days in the past one Stanton P. Allen of Berlin, enlisted in Capt. Boutelle's corporation of the twenty-first (Griswold) cavalry. we aren't expert even if it was once Stanton's bearing an analogous identify because the Secretary of struggle, or his mature forged of countenance that prompted him to be approved; for he was once considered as nineteen years of age, whereas, in truth yet fourteen summers had omitted his younger, yet formidable forehead. Stanton obtained a section of his bounty and invested himself in a single of these 'neat, yet no longer gaudy' yellow and blue fits that represent the uniform of the Griswold boys. a couple of days intervened. Stanton's 'parients,' at the vine-clad hills of Berlin, heard that their darling boy had 'gone for a sojer.' Their feelings have been indescribable. 'So younger and but so valiant,' inspiration his woman family. 'How am i able to get him out?' used to be the more effective question of his papa. The methods the methods and capacity have been quickly came upon. A writ of habeas corpus was once procured from pass judgement on Robertson, and because the facts used to be transparent that Stanton used to be basically fourteen years outdated, he used to be duly discharged from the provider of the USA. however the finish used to be no longer but. A warrant used to be issued for the recruit, charging him with acquiring bounty and uniform lower than fake pretenses, and a free up from the army carrier proved just a move to the civil strength. Stanton stumbled on that he had made a negative trade of 'situations,' and final night gave bail prior to pass judgement on Robertson within the sum of 5 hundred dollars."
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