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ty. Those who are thus playing upon the fears of the weak and timid for proud, or for a criminal purpose, will not escape the attention of the Government. More Seizures in Alexandria. Provost Judge Freeze, of Alexandria, Va., to-day ordered the seizure of the goods of Washington & Co, of Alexandria, to insure the payment of claims made by loyal citizens. One of the members of the firm, a degenerate namesake of George Washington, is in the rebel army. Judge Freeze also appointed Mr. Wright, who lives in the vicinity of Mount Vernon, the agent of the Government, to take charge of the property of the late John A. Washington. Provost Marshal L. A. Griffith and Messrs. Berkeley and Stoutenberg, of Alexandria, have been appointed a commission to assess the property left by Whitmer & Co., with a view to the satisfaction of all their creditors as far as possible. Unless the Government interferes by positive action, the property will be turned over to the Northern creditors.
Ranaway--$100 reward. --Ran away, on Monday, a Negro Boy, named Essex; about five feet eight inches high; black; stammers slightly; about twenty or twenty two years old; weight about 150 pounds; formerly belonged to Capt John Wright, of Plain View, P. O., King and Queen county, Va., The above reward will be paid on his delivery to me at my office, in this city. He may be making his way to West Point, Va. He has a wife in that neighborhood. His upper teeth are dark, from tarter on them. oc 22--ts Benjamin Davis.