This reaction was unusually disastrous to the Negro preacher when it was noised abroad that nat turner was a minister.
The prophetic visions of nat turner, who saw the leaves prop blood and the land darkened, have been fulfilled.
Years passed, and the prophetic visions of nat turner were fulfilled on the soil of Virginia.
nat turner, a religious fanatic, was the cause of the most serious uprising of all.
With what thoughts nat turner returned alone to this place on Tuesday evening can only be imagined.
nat turner himself assumed the title of General Cargill with a stipend of ten dollars a day.
It shows a more than Indian adroitness in nat turner to have escaped capture any longer.
Half of the whites beat a precipitate retreat when nat turner ordered his men to fire and rush on them.
The slaveholding clergymen traced it to want of knowledge of the Bible, forgetting that nat turner knew scarcely any thing else.
Believing that nat turner's insurrection was a general conspiracy, the people throughout the State were highly excited.