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Tupelo Journal (MS)
Tupelo Journal (MS)
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Description: Prof. Lockwood Presents Revolver to Lt. Brainard;
Capt. Wm. Johnson Tried by Court Martial

Date: November 5 1886

Newspaper published in: Tupelo, MS

Source: Lee Co., MS Library

Page/Column: Page 1, Columns 2 & 3

================ Page 1, Column 2 =================
Prof. Henry H. Lockwood, United State Navy (formerly U. S. A.), has presented to Lieutenant D. D. Brainard, the Arctic hero recently appointed to the Second cavalry, the handsome pearl-handled navy revolver carried by his late son, Lieutenant James B. Lockwood, during the trip of exploration the latter made when he and Brainard reached the most northerly point yet attained by man.

================ Page 1, Column 3 =================
CAPTAIN WM. S. JOHNSON, U. S. A., retired, was tried by court-martial at Washington on the charge of duplicating his pay accounts, and acquitted, but General Sheridan has disapproved the finding.


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