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Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: Volume 2., The opposing forces at the
Second Bull Run. - August 16th . (search)
September 2d, 1862
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 15. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Paroles of the
Army of Northern Virginia. (search)
Robbery in Petersburg. --William Parker and J. B. Ciala have been arrested in Petersburg as implicated in a recent heavy robbery of the store of Messrs. Howell & Thompson, in that city. The madus operendi of the thieves is thus explained by the Express: On Monday afternoon two men entered the above-named store, and one of them requested permission of the proprietor to write a letter, asking at the same time for a piece of blank paper on which to write. The request was acceded to in the most gentlemanly manner, and the follow walked to the desk behind the counter to write his epistle. A few minutes afterwards a third party came in and asked to see some flour. This being in the back part of the store, the proprietor took him back, where he was detained some time in showing his stock. In the meantime the one who was ostensibly writing the letter took occasion to rifle the money drawer of its contents, amounting to over $1,000. The plan of robbing was a very well arranged
The Daily Dispatch: June 13, 1862., [Electronic resource], Words of Encouragement. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: June 13, 1862., [Electronic resource], Reports of casualties. (search)
Large Families in the army. --Mr. Snead, living near Stone Mountain, Georgia, has six sons in the Confederate army; Mr. Robt. Thompson, of Henry county, and Mrs. Sarah Manghan, of Walton county, Georgia, have each eight sons serving their country in camp or field; and Mrs. L. White, living near LaGrange, in the same State, has six sons and two sons-in-law, all soldiers. Mrs. White's sister, who lives in Western Texas, has eleven sons and two sons-in-law in the Confederate service.
The Daily Dispatch: October 18, 1862., [Electronic resource], Testimonial to a Dutch General (search)
the following named Members of this company (three of whom are substitutes) are absent without leave, and are believed to be in Richmond, Va. They are hereby ordered to report to me immediately, in camp at chaffin's farm, Gen Henry A. Wise's headquarters. Failing to do so, they will be advertised as deserters, and, when arrested, dealt with as such: John Sheehan, Robert Thompson, J. Donahoe, John Fitzgerald, John Channing, W. Divin, Patrick Martin, Jas. D. Boyd. G. A. Wallace, Capt. Richmond Light Guard, Wise Brigade. oc 14--ts
The Daily Dispatch: October 31, 1862., [Electronic resource], Proceedings in the
The Daily Dispatch: November 3, 1862., [Electronic resource], Return of captured wagons. (search)
The Chain Gang. --The Mayor on Saturday last re-established this long dormant but institution by voting in for ninety days John Ellen, Wm. Coney. Ro. Thompson, and Simon Lachick, men arrested as vagrants who could not show the fact that they had any "visible means of support."