Your search returned 59 results in 84 document sections:
The Daily Dispatch: April 8, 1861., [Electronic resource],
The Convention. The secession resolutions adopted by the people of Charlotte were presented on Staturday, by Mr.Bouldin.Two petitions for an Ordinance of Secession, from the people of Norfolk county, were presented by Mr.Chanbliss. It was after wards stated by Mr.Holladaythat the signers of the petitions constituted but a small minority of the voters of the county. Mr.Johnsonpresented a secession memorial, signed by 1,530 citizens of Richmond, and Mr.Macfarlandfollowed it up by presenting the resolution lately adopted by the Union men at the African Church. All these documents were referred to the Committee on Federal Relations. In Committee of the Whole, various amendments were offered to the 9th resolution of the report, and rejected, after which the resolution was adopted without essential alteration. The Committee then referred back to the 8th resolution, which recognizes the right of secession for just cause. Mr. Carlilemade a persevering but unavailing effort to a
The Daily Dispatch: April 12, 1861., [Electronic resource],
$20 reward. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: April 13, 1861., [Electronic resource], Death of
A Collision took place yesterday between Messrs. J. M. Danted and M. Johnson, without any serious consequences to either, owing to the prompt interference of bystanders. We believe the parties were afterwards held to bail not to renew the difficulty.
The Daily Dispatch: November 12, 1860., [Electronic resource], The Northern Press. (search)
Passengers per Steamship Roanoke, Geo. W. Couch, master, from New York, Nov. 9th: C. B. Hunt, Isaac Dozier, D. Cramer, Thomas Morgan, Chas. Lynch, Geo. W. Emmons, L. J. Carland, Miss Gill, Miss Platt, Chas T. McKenzie, Geo. Burns, Jno. Ryder, Thos. Munston, D. K. Leach, W. H. Prime, Charles L. Prime, Mrs. Driscoll, M. Hess. W. H. Mulson, J. O. Sefts, Dr. G. W. Briggs, Allan Gilmore, M. Gilmore, John Dunlop, and 12 in steerage. Passengers per Steamship Jamestown, T. Skinner, master, from New York, Nov. 10th: J. Martin, M. Gayon, W B. Osborne, Mrs. Phelps, 2 children and servant, H. Raynard, Mrs. Ashe, 2 children and servant, Miss Emerson, J. Rowe. Mrs. Meem, Geo. Tennant, Wm. Tennant, C. S. Dawson, Miss Davis, M. George, Miss Johnson and child, M. Johnson. H. G. Rodman, Mrs. Nelson, Geo. Dickinson, Sam. Shelter, and 7 in steerage.
The Daily Dispatch: January 10, 1861., [Electronic resource], Very proper. (search)
County Court --Randall Bennett and Wm Melton were examined before this Court yesterday, for the murder of James Page a free negro, and remanded for final trial before the Circuit Court. Bail was applied for and refused. The prisoners were defended by M. Johnson and A. R. Courtney Esqs. Patrick H. Huffman qualified yesterday as Deputy Sheriff of the county.
The Daily Dispatch: January 10, 1861., [Electronic resource], Letter from
Hon. John M. Botts
The Daily Dispatch: October 19, 1861., [Electronic resource], The way Virginia Traitors Lie. (search)
The Mysterious murder. --Timothy Callahan, charged with the murder of Michael Jones, a Texan soldier, on the 30th of June last, again appeared before the Mayor yesterday, in accordance with the conditions of his bail bond and the prisoner's counsel, M. Johnson, Esq. expressed his readiness to proceed with the investigation. The Mayor stated that he had issued the warrant for the arrest of Col. lahan upon evidence which seemed to justify it, but all his efforts to procure the attendance of witnesses, who were somewhere in the army, having proved ineffectual, he would no longer hold the prisoner under this warrant Callahan was thereupon discharged from custody, and the homicide remains as much involved in mystery as ever.
The Daily Dispatch: October 26, 1861., [Electronic resource], Acknowledgment. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: December 23, 1861., [Electronic resource],
Legislature of Virginia. (search)