A return from a march or a false alarm in a country village!!
A return from a march or a false alarm in a country village!!. Print shows a group of British citizens mustered in response to an alarm that the French were attacking England which proved to be false; they complain of soiled, torn, or lost clothing, and one reads a list of the "killed and wounded" which includes several pigs, fowl, and an old woman. Date 1799 Feb. 24.