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iver up a dime upon compulsion. If the highwayman can choke him to death when he pleases, he has been a long time in doing it. We were to have been crushed in April, according to the vicious Herald. That paper declared that we should not be permitted to vote upon the Ordinance of Secession. Then it was merciful enough to postpone our fate till the pleasant month of June, and gave us a still farther respite till the 20th of July, when our Congress was to meet, and which Bennett declared old Scott would disperse at the point of the bayonet. Certain events on the 21st induced the Herald to change its opinion, and it instantly became as vociferous in magnifying the military prowess of the Southern Confederacy as it had previously been in deriding and running it down. It has now returned to its old game of brag and bluster, and audacity. McClelian is throttling and choking us, but he is doing it so gently that the subject of it is not aware of the experiment. Shut up in Washington, b
The Daily Dispatch: January 11, 1862., [Electronic resource], The Burnside expedition — warm work Expected in North Carolina--the weather — cistern water scarce, &c. (search)
Runaway in Jail. --Was committed to the jail of Henrico county, on the 23d of November, 1861, as a runaway, a Negro Man, who calls himself John, and says he is the property of Mrs. Mary Scott, of Albemarle county, Va. --Said negro is about 25 years old, 5 feet 10 inches high, yellow complexion, and had on when committed a light winter suit of homeupon clothes. The owner of said negro is requested to come forward, prove property, pay charges, and take him away, or he will be dealt with as the law directs. Geo. D. Pleasants, S. H. C. ja 1--ts