Norfolk Virginian, February 22, 1889


Moral -- VigilantismTransportation -- Water - StrandingsInfrastructure -- Public - Government : Life-saving service


The citizens of Accomac Courthouse deny the report recently published that John Lilliston has been whipped by White Caps. They deny that there is any organization of White Caps there.

A large ocean steamer grounded on the shoals of Metompkin beach Monday, the 18th instant. The Metompkin life-saving station crew speedily got her off by means of signals. Her name nor port is not known.

Norfolk Virginian
February 22, 1889