FT. MONROE, March 31. – All quiet here to-day.
Capt. Zroxer of the Ӕronautical Department makes a balloon reconnoissance this afternoon. This is the first made since last summer.
A boat containing five well known secessionists was captured on the James river about Newport News Yesterday, transporting produce and stores for the rebel army.
– Published in The Burlington Weekly Hawk-Eye, Burlington, Iowa, Saturday, April 5, 1862, p. 4