14 January 2009


The Sons of Confederate Veterans and the United Daughters of the Confederacy will observe the annual Lee-Jackson Virginia state holiday in the Old Hall of the House of Delegates of the Virginia State Capitol on Friday, January 16, 2009, beginning at 6pm. The public is welcome free of charge. Come enjoy the Old South while honoring two of Virginia’s most famous citizens, Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee. A special guest will be a member of General J.E.B. Stuart’s staff, German immigrant Colonel Heroes Von Borcke, one of the most feared Confederates according to many Northern accounts. Colonel Von Borcke will give an entertaining account of his fights with the Yankees. Anyone desiring information on this program should contact Brag Bowling at 804-389-3620.

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