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The Daily Dispatch: August 7, 1861., [Electronic resource], To paper Makers. (search)
Absent, but not forgotten. --The Mayor received yesterday a note from the Superintendent of city fortifications, near Fairfield, stating that one hundred and fifty of the free negroes sent thither to labor had deserted and failed to answer at roll-call. This conduct may necessitate the adoption of more stringent regulations in regard to them. One follow, Seaton Anderson by name, left the works two hours after being brought thither by Mr. Wicks, a policeman.
Colored fracas. --Daniel, slave of Cosby & Anderson; Booke, slave of Phillip Rabm, and Frank Anderson, free, were ordered corporeal inflictions yesterday for violating the peace and dignity of the Commonwealth by fighting in one of the streets of this city.
The Daily Dispatch: August 9, 1861., [Electronic resource], Remarkable instance of Canine attachment (search)
The Chain-gang. --The war destroyed, among other things, the integrity and standing of that valuable adjunct of the local correctional police, the Chain-Gang. The members has dwindled down to two or three, and of late it has not been operating. There is some chance of its revival, however, for a new member, Seaton Anderson, was added thereto yesterday, by order of the Mayor. Seaton is a host within himself. As a member of the gang, he will be ornamented with a ball and chain and b to work for nothing. As a free colored denizen, he could have "assisted" in the erection of our fortifications, at the rate of $11 per month and board; but he was too lazy to do so, having left the fortifications two hours after being placed at work.
The Daily Dispatch: September 22, 1863., [Electronic resource], Later from the
The Daily Dispatch: September 22, 1863., [Electronic resource],
Mayor's Court. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: October 12, 1864., [Electronic resource],
Yankee prisoners removed. (search)