Secession fights rage on across US

Secession fights rage on across US

There are 1 comment on the Mendocino Beacon story from Sep 9, 2013, titled Secession fights rage on across US. In it, Mendocino Beacon reports that:

The push by 50 western Virginia counties to secede in 1863, forming West Virginia at the height of the Civil War, was led by a charismatic store-clerk-turned-lawyer who famously urged his supporters: "Cut the knot now! Cut it now! Apply the knife." West Virginia was the last state to break off from another.

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jbcemom

Westminster, MD

#1 Sep 16, 2013
Ok, here's your tab for it..........http://www.baltimo resun.com/news/maryland/bs-md- rodricks-0915-20130914,0,93927 4.column

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