Higginson Company organized

Rev. Mr. Higginson’s Company Full and Organized. The company of nine months; men organized at Worcester by Rev. T. W. Higginson (the well known abolitionist of the Garrison stamp) was officered on Saturday, Mr. Higginson being chosen Captain, John B. Goodell, lst Lieutenant, and Luther H. Bigelow, 2d. – Traveller                              

                                          (Liberator, September 5, 1862, pg 3