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Re: Green W. Dunn in Stanly/Anson Co. area
Posted by: George Thomas (ID *****3262) Date: November 03, 2011 at 19:52:55
In Reply to: Re: Green W. Dunn in Stanly/Anson Co. area by Mona Knight of 667

Interesting! I looked up the definition of deadline and found the following:

DEADLINE - Originally a Civil War term for a line that marked the distance a prisoner could go before being shot on sight.

So, I guess he was either a prisoner or a guard....


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