THE BORDER SETTLERS OF NORTHWESTERN VIRGINIA

FROM 1768 TO 1795

EMBRACING

THE LIFE OF JESSE HUGHES

and

OTHER NOTED SCOUTS OF THE GREAT WOODS OF THE TRANS-ALLEGHENY

WITH NOTES AND ILLUSTRATIVE ANECDOTES By

LUCULLUS VIRGIL McWHORTER

Life Member  of the   Wisconsin  State   Historical  Society; Member of the Washington State University Historical Society, Author of "The Crime Against the Yakimas."

WITH PREFACE AND ADDITIONAL NOTES

By William Elsey Connelley

and

SKETCH OF THE AUTHOR

By J. P. MacLean, Ph. D.

ILLUSTRATED

PUBLISHED FOR JUDGE J. C. McWHORTER

RUEBUSH-ELKINS CO.,

Dayton, Va.