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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

April 30, 1862

Letter Accused Newspaper of Publishing Too Much Information

The Southern Confederacy of Atlanta printed an item which indicated some people in Rome, Georgia thought the newspaper was printing too much information, which was falling into Yankee spy hands. In the course of their response, they mentioned the “engine thieves” involved in Andrews’ Raid of April 12.

Image of Letter Accused Newspaper of Publishing Too Much Information Southern Confederacy
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