NP, AG 5/9/1861

From the Alexandria (Va.) Gazette
May 9, 1861
Virginia News
   The Clark County Conservator says: "We learn that a large force will be put upon the line of Rail Road from Winchester to Strasburg this week, and that the road will be made as fast as men and money can do it. That road has been found to be a military necessity, and must be speedily constructed. We think it is equally desirable and necessary that the A. L. & H. R. R. {Alexandria, Loudoun & Hampshire RR} should be speedily made, at least as far as Winchester."