2013-07-18 / Editorials
Sifting Through the Sands of Time
Captain Benjamin R. Stainsby, chief of the Newark (N. J.) detective force, shot himself in the head and died a short while after he was taken to the hospital. Brigadier-General Gillespie, commanding the Department of the East, received orders for the mobilization of the First Regiment Connecticut Volunteers at Camp Haven. Niantic, Conn. The regiment will be sent to the front.