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  1. When the Confederate money became worthless, want and suffering appeared in every section, and unhappy wives were clamorous for their husbands' return to avert starvation at home. - "School History of North Carolina" by John W. Moore
  2. Such was Donaldson, a man utterly fearless, but reckless only when alone, of a steadfast, cool courage and resource when responsible for the safety of others that made him the man out of a million best worth trusting in any emergency where a bold heart and ready wit may avert disaster. - "The Red-Blooded Heroes of the Frontier" by Edgar Beecher Bronson