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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 1. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), The treatment of prisoners during the war between the
Historic leaves, volume 1, April, 1902 - January, 1903, The old
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Servants for hire. --A good plain Cook, Washer and Ironer, without encumbrance; and also a sprightly, active Boy, 13 or 14 years of age. I would prefer to hire them to go to the country, but would not object to a good situation in the city. Apply to Wilson Peters, (Firm of Peters, Martin & Co.,) 12th street, near Cary. fe 5--3t
The Daily Dispatch: April 15, 1861., [Electronic resource], Curing rancid butter. (search)
Good swimmer. --On Saturday evening, a lad named Richard Cock fell or jumped into Shockoe creek above the arch crossing Union street, and before he was rescued passed under the arch named, as also the Main and Cary street arches, emerging on the south side of the last-named unharmed but "considerably wet all over." Master Cock is a good swimmer.
The Daily Dispatch: may 29, 1861., [Electronic resource], Can live in Spite of the blockade. (search)
Percussion caps. --A new machine, by which it is thought that percussion caps of the best quality can be fabricated in any quantity desired, was put in operation yesterday in this city at the Cary street Sewing Machine Man factory. The trial of the machine, though experimental only, was sufficient to demonstrate its great usefulness at this juncture of affairs.
Servants for Hire. --A good plain Cook, Washer and Ironer, without encumbrance; and also a sprightly, active Boy, 13 or 14 years of age. I would prefer to hire them to go to the country, but would not object to a good situation in the city. Apply to Wilson Peters. (Firm of Peters, Martin & Co.,) 12th street, near Cary. fe 5--3t
The Daily Dispatch: March 11, 1862., [Electronic resource], A gallant Deed. (search)
Mayor's Court. --The extraordinary demand upon our space compels us to dispose of the proceedings before this Court in the briefest manner possible: Mary and Elias Vanderlip, who keep an oyster saloon on Broad street, appeared to answer a charge of making a violent demonstration upon several of their customers, and were required to give $150 bail for their good behavior.--Nat Mayo was fined $5 for employing a coal cart without having his initials and the number of the vehicle painted thereon.--James M. Taylor was fined $5 for permitting a pile of rubbish, bricks, &c., to remain in the street between the Dock and Cary street.--Dr. Newton was summoned up because his servant had been caught tying a horse to a city gas lamp, on the 6th inst. The case was continued. --John, slave of Dr. McCaw, was ordered 25 on a conviction for stealing a lot of candles, soap, and sugar, from the Chimborazo Hospital.
For Sale. --To remain in or near the city, a handsome brown woman, of average size and good character, about 25 years old — a first rate washerwoman and good general house servant, with three likely children, 4 years, and 4 months. Apply at Cary ja 15--eod3t*
The Daily Dispatch: April 28, 1863., [Electronic resource], Congressional Summary. (search)
For hire --An excellent Cook, Washer and Ironer. She has one child, about 10 months old. Also for hire, a Boy, 11 or 12 years old, and is a very good Dining-room Boy; and a Girl, suitable for a Nurse. She is about eight years old and very sprightly. Any one wishing to hire one or more of the above can get them on very reasonable terms by applying to G P Hill, at the store of C A Baldwin & Co, 10th street, near Cary. ap 28--3t*