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The Daily Dispatch: June 25, 1861., [Electronic resource],
Twenty dollars reward. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: December 5, 1860., [Electronic resource],
Fish. --It is said that there is a scarcely of fish in the markets at this time. Those that are brought here command a very good price. The Mayor yesterday admonished and discharge Jas. R. Beadey, who has been arderly conduct on the street. H. had been once before effected for passing himself off as one of the city watch.--Wash. slave of Geo. W. Tries, was ordered 30 lashes for trespassing on the Petersburg Depot, and being insolent to one of the officers.--Jacob, slave of Merritt Todd, was remanded for trial before the Hustings Court on the 2nd Monday in July, for stealing $300 from Michael E. Price, at Mrs. Baber's boarding-house, on Main street, a few nights since.
The Daily Dispatch: July 3, 1861., [Electronic resource],
Ten dollars Reward. (search)
Correspondence of the Richmond Dispatch. Narrow escape of a vidette. Suffolk, Va., July 2. Yesterday evening, about 8 o'clock, Mr. J. A Goodwyn, of the Petersburg Cavalry, stationed at this place, while on vidette duty hear Chuck-a-luck, was fired upon by some one lying in ambush, the ball passing through the sides of his cap. Mr. G. returned the fire twice, and then passed on, thinking it imprudent to expose his person to a second fire from a concealed enemy. The object of the attack is supposed to have been robbery, as the vidette at the time was dressed in citizens' clothes. It is a matter of congratulation that so accomplished a gentleman and brave a soldier should save escaped the assassin's bullet M quite young, being about 23 years of age, has the advantage of a good person and cultivated mind. Our village is unusually quiet, and were it not for an occasional walk to the neighboring camps. I should die of sheer ennui. We who are out of the army from necessit
The Daily Dispatch: July 3, 1861., [Electronic resource], A Pacific Republic. (search)
From Washington. Washington, July 1. --(via New Orleans, July 2)--Captain Craven now commands the Potomac Flotilla, vice Captain Ward. The Freeborn has been so badly crippled that she will probably be condemned. Fourteen of the scouts of the Confederate forces attacked the Federal pickets at Shuter's Hill, and killed one and wounded one of the Federal forces. Skirmishing continues at Grafton, but the details are suppressed.
The Daily Dispatch: July 4, 1861., [Electronic resource],
Kossuth's movements. (search)
The Star chamber in America!! the city in possession of the Military forces. [From the Baltimore Exchange, July 2d.] Events succeed each other at present, with such startling rapidity, that it is scarcely worth while to do more than chronicle them. Each day it is thought that the minions of the Black Abolition Republican party have perpetrated the crowning outrage of the age; but the succeeding one witnesses some other act of military usurpation and tyranny, more infamous and outrageous than any that have preceded it. Yesterday, at an early hour, the greatest excitement prevailed. Men hurried to and fro; crowds gathered on the streets, and business was almost wholly suspended. A large military force had marched into the city, in the night, and arrested the Board of Police. Rumors floated about as to the arrest of several other leading gentlemen. Troops and batteries were stationed in all the important positions of the city. The facts, as near as we can learn, are
The Daily Dispatch: July 6, 1861., [Electronic resource], Extraordinary shooting. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: July 6, 1861., [Electronic resource], Won't fight. (search)