"The Davis Guards" letter to the editor newsclipping
This article is a brief letter from Charles O. Otis addressed to the publisher of the Houston Tri-Weekly Telegraph, E.H. Cushing, requesting members for a concert in honor of the Davis Guards. The article does not go into detail regarding the Davis Guards or Dick Dowling, but does refer to them as "the gallant company". The songs to be played are specified to be "English, Irish and national songs and ballads," reflecting on the heritage of Dowling and the Davis Guards.
Otis, Charles O.
Houston Tri-Weekly Telegraph
Charles O. Otis, "The Davis Guards," Houston Tri-Weekly Telegraph, September 16, 1863, 2.
Digital version published by Rice University
Sept. 16, 1863
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Blog post: http://dowlingdates.blogs.rice.edu/2011/02/24/100/