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The Daily Dispatch: September 5, 1862., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 23. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 2 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: August 29, 1862., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 23. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Present: (search)
d statistics which only vaguely show the martial patriotism of the South in the wars of the Republic. A country's fame is made great in part by the heroism of its people in times of wars. We have a heroic history, in which the patriotic valor and sacrifices of our people were so evenly balanced as to leave all sections wondrously rich in fame. Our forefathers were New Englanders as well as Virginians, and there are names that can never be made sectional: Ethan Allen and Francis Marion; John Starke and Harry Lee; Nathaniel Greene and George Washington—who divides these martial heroes into North and South! Jefferson and Franklin—twin sages; Madison and Adams—twin statesmen; Henry and Otis—twin storms in debate: who can separate these civic chiefs of the Revolution into sectional classes? I shall not recite the historic chivalry of the South in the slightest disparagement of Northern courage. Rather would I be silent and await the coming of the years of dispassionate consideratio
The Cage. --John Starke, charged with stealing $37 in notes from J. Temple, was placed in the lock- up yesterday.--Nors Enright, daughter of Honors Enright, on complaint of Mary Racy for keeping a disorderly house and selling ardent spirits, was also furnished with lodging apartments at the same institution. The mother pretended sickness, and consequently escaped arrest.
The Daily Dispatch: September 5, 1862., [Electronic resource], From Princess Anne and Norfolk counties. (search)
Called Court. --A called Court in Hustings, consisting of Recorder Caskie and Aldermen Samuel Bray, Timberlake, Lipscomb, Gwathmey, and Anderson, assembled at the City Hall at 11 o'clock yesterday, to examine John Starke, a member of the City Battalion, who was charged with having, about a week since, stolen a number of papers of value and thirty-seven dollars in money from John Temple. The accused, a mere youth in age and appearance, had been arrested in a restaurant by officer Bibb, atalue and thirty-seven dollars in money from John Temple. The accused, a mere youth in age and appearance, had been arrested in a restaurant by officer Bibb, at the suggestion of Temple, who swore positively to the commission of the offence by Starke. On the examination, yesterday, he did not deem it proper to appear, and the Court, after listening to officer Bibb's statement, declined to hold him in custody. He was accordingly discharged, but sent before Major Griswold, the Provost Marshal.