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The Daily Dispatch: November 13, 1861., [Electronic resource],
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Supreme Court of Appeals. --In the case of Charles Smith, convicted of forgery in two cases, and sentenced to five years imprisonment, on which an appeal was taken, the Court has affirmed the judgment of the Hustings Court of the city of Richmond. Duval vs. Powell. Decree from the Circuit Court of Goochland county affirmed. Todd's Executor's vs. Campbell's Administrator. Decree from the Circuit Court of King and Queen county reversed and bill dismissed. Stewart vs. Baugh. Decree from the Circuit Court of Surry county reversed and bill dismissed. Thomas's Administrator vs. Johnson's Administrator, and Lyons vs. Johnson's Administrator. Decree from the Circuit Court of Richmond city affirmed. Gurley vs. Little's Executor. Decree from the Circuit Court of Southampton county affirmed.
The Daily Dispatch: November 13, 1861., [Electronic resource], The
The Queen Sisters. --The performances of these promising children, at the Theatre, on Monday night, gave unlimited satisfaction to a thronged audience. They evince wonderful versatility of dramatic talent, sing well, and dance gracefully. Through their exertions in the South heretofore a considerable sum of money has been contributed to the volunteers. The pleasing play of "Faint Heart never won Fair Lady" was well played the same night by the stock company; Miss Wren, Mrs. Jennie Powell, Mr. Ogden and others sustaining their parts admirably.
The Daily Dispatch: February 19, 1862., [Electronic resource], The Varieties. (search)
The Varieties. --This little place of entertainment continues nightly thronged with quiet and attentive audiences. The attractions have been varied, and the performances highly creditable to the corps dramatique. We are glad to perceive that the manager has excluded from the building all improper persons. This arrangement will meet the hearty approval of the public. The stage direction, during the absence of Mr. Dalton, has been in the hands of Mr. R. Ogden. The-night, Mrs. Jennie Powell takes a benefit, when Schiller's tragedy of the "Robbers" will be enacted.
The Daily Dispatch: April 26, 1862., [Electronic resource], The defence of
Varieties. --The engagement of Mr. Walter Keevel is proving very successful. The house is crowded every night with an enthusiastic audience. The play of "The Stranger" has seldom, if ever, been better rendered in Richmond than it was on Wednesday night. We take pleasure in saying that Miss M. Johnson, Mrs. Jennie Powell, Miss Jessie Clarke, and Mrs. De Barr, have succeeded admirably in their endeavors to please the public. In giving utterance to the above we are not to be understood as asserting that some styles of acting indulged in by the performers at the Varieties could not be improved, with decided advantage to the public and the performers themselves. While Mr. Morton (an exceedingly clever actor) does very well all the time, it is not to be denied that Mr. Ogden, who is the light comedy and general utility man of the corps dramatique at the establishment, very often, in his great anxiety to excite the risibilities of his audience, sadly overdoes his part, by luggi
The Daily Dispatch: December 12, 1864., [Electronic resource], The War news. (search)