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The Daily Dispatch: November 27, 1860., [Electronic resource], The popular votes. (search)
Stabbing. --Griffin, a slave, the property of John L. Cox, of Nottoway, was arraigned before the Mayor yesterday to answer a charge of cutting Adam Miller, slave of David Baker. It appeared that Adam considered Griffin a trespasser upon his domestic domain, and ordered him to vanish; a scuffle ensued, and Griffin cut the jealous husband upon the left arm, with a jack-knife. The accused was remanded to be tried before the Hustings Court.
The Daily Dispatch: December 11, 1860., [Electronic resource], Fatal Accidents. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: November 11, 1861., [Electronic resource], Affairs at the
The Daily Dispatch: November 11, 1861., [Electronic resource],
Old School Presbytery of the Confederate States. (search)
Retaliation. In pursuance of the enunciated policy of the Government, we learn that three Federal prisoners of war--one of them a Colonel — have been selected to be hanged in the event that the privateer, Capt. Baker, convicted of piracy in Philadelphia, is thus disposed of. This policy will no doubt be fully and thoroughly acted upon in every instance.
The Daily Dispatch: November 15, 1861., [Electronic resource], Unionism in the
The Daily Dispatch: November 18, 1861., [Electronic resource], From
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Mayor's Court. --Wm. Brown, arrested for aiding and abetting Wm. N. Miller in obtaining goods and money from King & Lambeth. by false pretences, was honorably discharged on Saturday. Michael McCarthy was acquitted of the charge of threatening to shoot Robert olden and wife. James Sullivan alias Michael Leary, charged with fighting in the street, was remanded for trial. Jerry Donahoe, included in the same warrant, was discharged. Barnett Loving, charged with assaulting Anthony Brady, was required to give surety for his good behavior. Maria, a slave, was ordered twenty-five lashes for assaulting a white person; and Washington, slave of David Baker, fifteen for stealing provisions from the Exchange Hotel. Some other trifling cases were disposed of.
The Daily Dispatch: February 24, 1864., [Electronic resource],
Two hundred dollars reward. (search)
Destruction by fire of the Confederate Coffee factory. --About one o'clock yesterday morning the large brick building situated on Baker's alley, between 17th and 18th, and Main and Cary streets, took fire, and was entirely destroyed. The building, which was a very large one, fronting on Cary street and running back the entire depth to the alley, was occupied by Mr. David Baker, Jr., for the manufacture of what is commonly known as "Confederate Coffee." One part of it was also used by Mr. B. as a broom factory. In this building was a large amount of corn, from which the compound was principally made, and the machinery which was employed in its grindi
Mr. George Johnson, the clerk of the establishment, was asleep at the time the fire broke out, and had barely time to make his escape alive.
Mr. Baker's loss will not fall far short of $60,000, on which there was no insurance. --The building was owned by Franklin Stearns, Esq., and his loss will probably amount
The Daily Dispatch: December 27, 1864., [Electronic resource], Interesting from
One thousand Dollars reward. --Ran away from the subscriber, on Friday night last, one Negro Boy, named Phil, purchased from David Baker, Jr. He is about eighteen years of age, with slightly bumpy face, and of black color. He was originally owned in Madison county, and may be trying to get back there. I will pay the above reward for his delivery to Hill, Dickinson & Co. or Ro. H. Davis. de 27--ts