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The Daily Dispatch: December 3, 1863., [Electronic resource], The Yankee rule in
Burglary. --Geo. Jacques, a young man of twenty-five summers, came before the Mayor yesterday to answer the serious charge of burglariously breaking into and entering the dwelling-house of Mary Stevens, on the night of the 3d of November, and stealing therefrom $260 in notes of the State Bank of Alabama, $100 in gold and silver coin, and a gold watch, valued at $500, the property of the said Mary Stevens. When the case was called the prisoner appeared at the bar ready for an examination; but owing to the serious indisposition of the Commonwealth's witness, the investigation was postponed until the 4th inst., and the accused committed to prison.
The Daily Dispatch: December 5, 1863., [Electronic resource],
The Daily Dispatch: December 9, 1863., [Electronic resource], The Legislature. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: February 25, 1864., [Electronic resource],
Three hundred Federal recruits drugged and robbed. (search)
Judge Lyons's Court. --In this Court yesterday the following business was transacted: Francis P. Blair, a paroled Yankee, charged with grand larceny, was led to the bar, and after the examination of witnesses the case was given to the jury, who in a short time rendered a verdict of guilty, and he was sentenced to the penitentiary for two years. Another paroled Yankee named George Jacques, indicted for burglary, was found guilty and sentenced to confinement in the penitentiary for five years.