http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=P2diAAAAIBAJ&sjid=WnYNAAAAIBAJ&dq=mississippi%20civil%20war&pg=7063%2C518376 - Providence Daily Post - Jan 9, 1861
"Jackson, Miss., Jan. 8 (1861) The Commitee on the Ordinance of Secession are now in caucus. The excitement and anxiety is intense."
Naming of Lyons - *Lyons, New York.* Naming of Lyons About 1795 near this spot the river-view resembling that of Lyons, France, led Charles Williamson to rename "The Forks" s...
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