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The Daily Dispatch: January 11, 1864., [Electronic resource], Fatal affair. (search)
Fatal affair. --Mrs. Ruth Lee was shot and killed in Rockingham county, Va., by her husband, last week. She caught a pistol he had levelled at the breast of another man, and in the scuffle the charge was lodged in her body, killing her in a few hours. She was married only a few months.
The Daily Dispatch: January 11, 1864., [Electronic resource], From
The Daily Dispatch: January 11, 1864., [Electronic resource], The capture in
The Farmers and the army. The duty of supplying the army at liberal rates is one which it might be as well for the farmers of Virginia to consider from that fascinating point of view, their own interest. The question for them to decide is whether they will dispense liberally of their products to the defenders of their possessions, or whether they shall be overrun and laid waste, their estates destroyed, and their houses burned down over their heads by the advance of Meade's army, which will follow the falling back of Lee, a calamity that the failure of the farmers to respond liberally to the calls of their country may render inevitable. If the farmers of Virginia prefer the condition of the people of Culpeper, Norfolk, and New Orleans, to their present state, they have only to keep fast their grip on their corn and wheat, and their desires can be gratified.
The Daily Dispatch: January 11, 1864., [Electronic resource], The Legislature. (search)
Runaway--$300 reward --On the 4th instant, a large, dark skin Woman, named Margaret, between 30 and 35 years of age. She had on a green dress when she left. She may be endeavoring to make her way to North Carolina or Tennessee. I will pay the above reward if caught in Virginia, of $500 if caught out of the State and put in Fondren's jail in Richmond. Lee &James, For Richard lurper. ja 5--15t+