February 6, 1862
Serenade to Capt. Daum.—The Harmonia Singing Society serenaded Capt. Phillip Daum at the residence of a gentleman with whom he is stopping on Hampden street, on Tuesday night. Capt. Daum came out and made a speech in German which was loudly applauded. Mr. Augustus Pollock also made a speech which stirred up a good deal of enthusiasm.
Timeline of West Virginia: Civil War and Statehood: February 1862