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The Daily Dispatch: July 6, 1861., [Electronic resource] 6 0 Browse Search
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Mayor's Court. --The following parties were committed yesterday by the Mayor for preachers of the peace, in default of security, viz: Patrick Devine, drunk, on Main street; Thos. Randolph, do.; Sam Davis, slave of Frederick Hefleg, was whipped for throwing stones in the street; Jerry Ryan, drunk, and trespassing on the York River Railroad premises, admonished and discharged; Terrence Helligan, accused of aiding another party in taking S. J. Harris' pistol, was acquitted; Dan Johnson, a stranger and old toper, committed for indiscretion in the line of his profession.
Telegraphic Dispatches. The following dispatches, made up under the supervision of Federal telegraphic directors to the Northern press, should be read with a great deal of caution: The battle on the upper Potomac. Williamsport, Md., July 2. --A messenger from Hock's river, (on the other side of the Potomac,) has just arrived here, bringing news of a considerable battle at that point, between Gen. Patterson's advance and the portion of Gen. Johnson's army commanded by Gen. Jackson.--four regiments, three of infantry and one of cavalry. The Confederates were beaten, retiring precipitately and leaving Patterson in command of the field, including their camping ground. Patterson's loss was three killed and ten wounded, while that of the enemy is believed to be much larger, though there is no absolute certainty as to the extent of his loss. Col. Stone's command is being anxiously looked for to advance above Harper's Ferry, or to that immediate neighborhood, to co-ope
The Federal Congress. Washington, July 4. --The Senate met to lay, and was organized. Messrs. Powell and Breckinridge, from Kentucky; Polk, of Missouri; Johnson, of Tenn; and Kennedy and Pearce, of Md., were in their seats. The credentials of Messrs. Lane and Pomeroy, and of Dr. Ewing, for the long term, from Kansas; Browning, from Illinois; and McDougal, from California, were presented. Copies of the Navy, estimates were demanded. Mr. Wilson will introduce a bill to-morrow to confirm the acts of President Lincoln. Notice was given of the future introduction of bills to employ volunteers — to enforce the laws — to increase the military establishment — for the better organization of the military — to promote the efficiency and organization of the volunteer forces of the United States and to call the military force of the United States "the National Guard." Mr. Dickens resigned the Secretaryship of the Senate. Adjo