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The Daily Dispatch: July 15, 1863., [Electronic resource], Yankee rejoicing (search)
The Daily Dispatch: October 12, 1863., [Electronic resource], The torpedo trial in
Charleston harbor — further particulars. (search)
Sent to the penitentiary. --The two men, Carter Tadlock and William Elliott, charged with breaking into the house of Mary Stevens, in the night time, and stealing $2,500 in money, have been convicted by a jury, and sentenced to the penitentiary for two years by Judge Lyons. Richard F. Williams, a free negro, convicted of killing his brother William, a negro, convicted of killing his brother William, was sent to the penitentiary for five years, the Judge having refused to set aside the verdict. The Judge awarded a writ of prohibition in the case of Martha Hobson, sentenced to receive twenty lashes by the Mayer for refusing to leave the Commonwealth.
The Daily Dispatch: December 3, 1863., [Electronic resource], The Yankee rule in
Burglary. --Geo. Jacques, a young man of twenty-five summers, came before the Mayor yesterday to answer the serious charge of burglariously breaking into and entering the dwelling-house of Mary Stevens, on the night of the 3d of November, and stealing therefrom $260 in notes of the State Bank of Alabama, $100 in gold and silver coin, and a gold watch, valued at $500, the property of the said Mary Stevens. When the case was called the prisoner appeared at the bar ready for an examination; but owing to the serious indisposition of the Commonwealth's witness, the investigation was postponed until the 4th inst., and the accused committed to prison.
The Daily Dispatch: December 5, 1863., [Electronic resource],
Daring burglary. --A daring burglary occurred on Shockoe Hill on the night of the 30th of November, and on the following day officer Perrin arrested Geo. Jacques, charged with being the perpetrator. Mrs. Mary Stevens, the keeper of a small saloon, and whose house was entered and robbed, made the following statement, on oath, to the Mayor, yesterday. She said: On the afternoon of the 30th ult., about four o'clock, the prisoner came into my house, and seeing several watches in my show cas
my children out of their bed, laid them on the floor, and searched the entire premises, stealing and carrying away $260 in notes on the State Bank of Alabama, $100 in gold and silver coin, and a gold watch valued at $500.
The next morning Mrs. Stevens procured the services of officer Perrin, and accompanying him to the neighborhood of the Second Market pointed out George Jacques.
The officer took Jacques into custody, and on searching him discovered some specie and two or three bank notes,
The Daily Dispatch: December 9, 1863., [Electronic resource], The Legislature. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: July 20, 1864., [Electronic resource],
Mayor's Court. (search)