APRIL 13TH, 1861: Fort Sumter surrendered by Major Robert Anderson. Trrops were evacuated the next day by Fox's expedition. (How handy they were on the scene.)
** USS Sabine, Captain Adams, blockade Pensacola harbor.
** Lieutenant Worden was seized near Mobile, Alabama, and placed in prison, but his Pensacola mission had been accomplished.
The War Is On! --Old B-Runner