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The Daily Dispatch: April 23, 1864., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
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Barbarity of negro soldiers. --The Southern Observer makes the following extract from a letter written by a lady in Yazoo City to a friend in Alabama, relative to the recent visit of the Yankees to that city: We dreaded very much to see them come on account of the negroes. Most of the men were negroes. They as soldiers are the most ferocious and unrelenting of human beings. We dreaded their coming as of wild beasts. On last week they took an old man from near Satartia.--Col Harris — and beat him to death with a fence rail. They captured two of our scouts, and after shooting them seven times knocked them in the head and left them. Such barbarities as these are being daily committed.
The Daily Dispatch: April 23, 1864., [Electronic resource], An examination in a "Subjugated."City. (search)
ollars from James McDonald on false pretences.--It appeared that Ben. who is a back driver, went into Mr. McDonald's store on 12th street, near Main, in a great hurry, and represented that Miss Molly Johnson, one of Mc's best customers, was on Main street buying some flour, and had sent to ask Mr. Me to lend her $60. Mr. Mc without hesitation gave the negro the money, but on seeing Miss Johnson learned that she had never sent for any money, and that the whole story was a fabrication. Dolly Harris, a free negro, was charged with stealing clothing from Nicholas Carroll. An armful of clothing of various descriptions, was brought into court by the police who had arrested Dolly, and Carroll claimed it all, and also a small amount of silver and copper coin found in her possession. Some of the clothing was proved by white witnesses to belong to the negro, and one pair of black pants were marked J. C. Hobson. The case was continued. John Collins was fined ten dollars for trading w