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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 36. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.6 (search)
Benjamin Cutter, William R. Cutter, History of the town of Arlington, Massachusetts, ormerly the second precinct in Cambridge, or District of Menotomy, afterward the town of West Cambridge. 1635-1879 with a genealogical register of the inhabitants of the precinct., chapter 10 (search)
The Daily Dispatch: October 28, 1861., [Electronic resource],
Charge of robbery. --A man named James Davis was arrested on Saturday by officer Bibb, on a charge of stealing $124 from James Johnson, at the Fairfield Race Course. The accused party hails from Lynchburg, and has relatives in this city. The warrant was issued on the oath of a third person, and all the facts will probably be brought to light in the investigation at the Mayor's Court this morning.
The Daily Dispatch: October 29, 1861., [Electronic resource],
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Vice President Stephens
Robbery. --James Davis, charged with stealing $124 from James Johnson, an Alabama soldier, on Friday night last, was arraigned before the Mayor yesterday. Johnson was the first witness called, but he could tell nothing more of the circumstance than that he had a considerable
from the evidence of Perander Henderson, a comrade, that he was in Johnson's company on the occasion, and was desirous of taking care of him, itement in consequence of a row which had previously occurred, and Johnson being disposed to make a noise, was escorted out by the prisoner Davis.
He remained in their company, and visited other bar-rooms, Johnson meanwhile having the money in his possession, until after ten o'clock. While the party were standing on a sidewalk, Davis went to Johnson and-held him around the waist as if to render assistance but soon retired a short distance, when Johnson called out "He's got my pocket-book." Davis then ran off and they soon lost sight of him. The facts relati
The Daily Dispatch: October 29, 1861., [Electronic resource], Affairs at the
The Daily Dispatch: November 5, 1861., [Electronic resource],
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Called Court. --A special court of Hustings will be held at the City Hall at 11 o'clock today, for the examination of James Davis, charged with stealing $115 from James Johnson.
The Daily Dispatch: November 6, 1861., [Electronic resource], An Extraordinary Devil. (search)
Called Court. --A special Court of Hustings was held yesterday, at the City Hall, for the examination of Jas. Davis, charged with stealing $124 from James Johnson, a soldier, on the 25th of October last. Present: Recorder Caskie, and Aldermen Sanxay, Anderson, Beveridge, and Bray. The Court, having heard the evidence, determined to send the prisoner on for final trial, and he was remanded to jail. An application for bail was refused.
The Daily Dispatch: November 20, 1861., [Electronic resource], Direct from the
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Hustings Court. --Judge Lyons presiding.--In the case of James Davis, tried for stealing money from James Johnson, the jury yesterday rendered a verdict of guilty, and sentence of one year's imprisonment in the penitentiary was pronounced. The prisoner's mother, who was present, was overwhelmed with grief at the result. Henry Cooper was tried for stealing a watch and a pistol from Frank B. Garnett, at the Exchange Hotel, and convicted. His term of imprisonment in the penitentiary was fixed at one year. George Black, indicted for stealing a watch from James Broderick, was arraigned, and the jury having been sworn, further proceedings were postponed until to-day. The case of John A. H. R. Armistead, indicted for grand larceny, has been continued to next term.
The Daily Dispatch: January 15, 1862., [Electronic resource],
Legislature of Virginia. (search)