Paid for bed and breakfast, good coffee, 37½ cents, and 2½ dollars to Pottsville.
I left Reading at seven oclock in the morning, and rode thirty-six miles to Pottsville.
It was at Schuylkill Haven near Pottsville, in the mountainous country where it gets very cold.
I rode with these two gentlemen to the coal-mines, two miles and a half from Pottsville, and not far from Norwegian creek.
The deepest Pennsylvania shaft goes down seventeen hundred feet near Pottsville.
General Sigfried's advices from Pottsville are to same effect.
They have done better again and again at Pittsburgh, Pottsville and Chicago.
It was in this work that units of the engineer regiment, particularly Company C, of Pottsville, were badly mauled.