By Professor William B. Gould IV

"An Interesting and Romantic Narrative," The Anglo-African, June 11, 1864.
This article was published in The Anglo-African on June 11, 1864, under the pen name Oley. The principals are WBG's fellow contraband Joseph Hall and his future wife, Lucilla Mosley. In the context of the story, WBG describes the events of his own escape from Wilmington, N.C.