In Cumberland County, the secession flag is briefly hoisted in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania
The press reported that the south-central Pennsylvania residents of Shippensburg in Cumberland County awoke to find a massive secessionist "Palmetto flag" hanging from a telegraph wire in the town. The banner was immediately taken down and destroyed. (By John Osborne)
"The Palmetto Flag at Shippensburgh, Penn.," New York Times, February 15, 1861.