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To: central_va

Why were bales of cotton stacked in the streets of Columbia before Sherman got there?


37 posted on 04/24/2013 7:43:15 AM PDT by Moonman62 (The US has become a government with a country, rather than a country with a government.)
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To: Moonman62

Bales were moved into the city for protection, not that it did any good.


40 posted on 04/24/2013 10:39:53 AM PDT by central_va (I won't be reconstructed and I do not give a damn.)
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