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$25 reward. --Runaway from farm, Long Row, Hanover county, the 8th of January, a Negro man, Peter Brown, about 21 years old, dark brown color, with a scar on one of his neck; also a small one on his knee; long-legged, and upwards of six feet high above reward will be paid, if delivered to me secured in jail. Wm. J. Carpenter mh 20--1m*
h, 1861. The House met at 7½ o'clock, pursuant to adjournment. The Speaker vacated the chair in order to sign enrolled bills, and Mr. Thompson was called thereto. Mr. Seddon offered a resolution, which was adopted, authorizing the Governor to employ the convicts in altering, repairing and enlarging the Penitentiary. The Senate afterwards agreed to it, and so informed the House. A message was received from the Senate, through Mr. Johnson, that that body was ready to adjourn. Mr. Carpenter offered a resolution thanking Speaker Crutchfield for the dignity, ability, and impartiality with which he had presided over the deliberations of the House, which was carried unanimously. Mr. Kaupman offered a resolution complimenting W. E. M. Wood, Sergeant-at-Arms, for the faithful discharge of his duties. Carried. Mr. McCur suggested that members, for the benefit of their successors, had better leave the keys of their desks behind them. It would save trouble. Recommendation