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The Daily Dispatch: October 24, 1861., [Electronic resource] 1 1 Browse Search
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ay they have a large force near our lines, and they will soon move towards us." Horses, mules and wagons. It is stated that the Federal Government has now within the lines of the army of the Potomac, in round numbers, 30,000 horses, purchased at $120 apiece; 7,000 mules at $141 apiece, and 5,000 wagons, at $110. More Arrests in Baltimore. The Baltimore Sun, of the 17th, says: At a late hour on Tuesday night, a squad of Federal police visited the residence of Mr. Wm. F. McKewen, Secretary of the Board of Police, and took him into custody. The charge against him is treason, but what are the alleged specific charges did not transpire. He was taken directly to Fort McKenry. Shortly before noon yesterday, a posse of the Provost Marshal's police visited the cabinet manufactory and dwelling of Mr. Robt. Renwick, Nos. 90 and 92 North Howard st., and arresting that gentleman, sent him to Fort McHenry. The premises were then searched for arms and other contrab