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UPS AND DOWNS

OF AN...

ARMY OFFICER.

BY

COL. GEORGE A. ARMES, U. S. A.

WASHINGTON, D, C.

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Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1900, hy

Col. GEORGE A. ARMES, U. S. A., In the office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington, D. C.

Portraits and illustrations.

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Geo. A. Armes, U. S. A....

Frontispiece,

General Grierson Entertaining His Friends..

Just Landing at Castle Garden...

The Army Lawyer Blowing His Own Horn...

Calls on President in New Uniformi of Brigadier General.

C. H. Burgess.....

The Deerfield Home.....

Receiving Orders from General Washington.

My Childhood Home ....

"Charlie''.

The Jackson Tournament......

Arrest No. 1, by Coufederates

Cassius M. Clay's First l'rsoner.........

Capt. Ball's Surrender at the Slave Pen .......

Tompkins' Charge through Fairfax Court House

Gen. Winfield Scott.......

Arrest No. 4, by Blenker's Sldiers

Stampede from Bull Run

Rescued from Ainputating Table

The Watermelon Enterprise..

Hon. Wm. H. Seward.

Gov. Woodbury and Family..

Delivering Dispatches to Gen. Grant..

Unho sed While Delivering Messages...

Delivering Dispatches to Barlow

Prof. J. 0. Arnes

Gen. Hancock and Staff...

Inspecting Line iu Front of Masked Battery

Charge at Hatcher's Run, Va., 1864...

Gen. Robert E. Lee.....

Ex-Gov. Thomas, of Va ..

Arresting Benham....

Reporting to Norwood

Crossing Platte River...

Greatest Cavalry Feat on Record..

Return to Fort Sedgwick

Rescuing the Woodchoppers ..

Return from the Rescue...

General C. S. Grant...

Fred Grant in 1867.. ........

Wm. E. Aimes

Major-General W. S. Hancock

Wounded and Lifter on Horse ..

C. H. Aimes...

Cody Killing Buffalo for Supper.

The Ma ch.........

Feedi' g Indians...........

Powder Face.......

Custer to My Rescue..

Governor an i Mrs. Kirkwoorl..

Commodore Vanderbilt

Armies' Knights ...

Awaiting My Antagonist.......

364

Blaine's Attack of Vertigo..........

411

Watterson Entertaining Garfield

417

Senator Wallace ......

432

Col. Levi P. Maish......

440

The Potato Lady.

Trying to Procu e Evidence

468

Gen. W. S. Rosecrans......

Dr. Loring

John Van Dyke......

Mrs. Van Dyke

549

Gen. Berdan....

557

Oxford Military Academy.

564

Gen. George Stoneman).

578

My Four-in-Hand....

580

The Assault.....

587

Resenting Gen. Beaver's Insult

589

The Beaver Court-Martial..

591

The Beaver Medal..

593

W. Hector Gale.

595

Senator Stewart.

606

Discussing Plans with Senator Stewart

612

Cecily Armes ......

614

My Children

619

My Family........

623

Geo. Kerr Armes.

636

Oscar St. John Armes

636

Hon. C. J. Faulkner.

637

Mrs. Faulkner......

637

Gen. Richard N. Batchelder.

639

Herbert Claude..

Cecily:

Fairfield-My Residence.....

649

The Arrest....

The Author at Various Ages.........

664

Henry Oliver........

668 677

Major General Nelson A. Miles..

679

John Chamberlin

680

Gov. W. P. Kellogg

689

Mrs. Geo. A. Armes..

691

Grover Cleveland Armes...

691

Col. O. F. Hulser......

701

Jos. A. Buckholtz

743

Albion H. Droun...

743

Col. Ochiltree Leading “ Sibley's” Brigade at the Battle of Val Verde... 745

Asking the P esident to Appoint Me a Brigadier-General of Volunteers 749

Secretary of War Asking Advice

750

Qucen Lilioukalani

751

Mr. Parker...

751

Prince David Kawanakoa, of Hawaii

752

My Daughter Ethel in Amateur Theatricals.

753

Senator C. K. Davis...

754

Senator John W. Daniel

754

Wm. St. John..

754

Wm. Lyman and wife.

754

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