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The Daily Dispatch: January 26, 1861., [Electronic resource], To J. M. Estes. W. M. Caldwell, J. B. Ferguson, and others. (search)
Rockland, Jan. 17.--Sl'd, schr. Ada Ames, for Richmond. Fall River, Jan. 22.--Arr'd, schr. Golden Eagle, Norfolk. Liverpool, jan. 7.--Cl'd, ship Mathilde, Hampton Roads. Charleston, Jan. 20.--Arr'd, schr. Time, Richmond.
The Daily Dispatch: January 26, 1861., [Electronic resource], James Lyons, Esq., a candidate for the Convention for Henrico County. (search)
, (Court day,) the following candidates for the Convention addressed the people at this place: Capt. Vincent Witcher, Wm. M. Tredway, Isaac H. Carrington, C. G. Messrs. Tredway and Witcher spoke again to-night. There were 135 suits commenced in our County Court, which will do for one day — There will be probably 500 executions issued from our County Court at the March term. It is now showing, hailing, raining, blowing, freezing, and cold; and the roads have no bottom. Before the mud froze, people had to carry fence rails across their backs to keep from sinking in over their heads. I congratulate the Dispatch upon its new dress, but think the times are a little tight to be fixing up in this style. The daily is as necessary to our comfort as a good chew of tobacco after dinner. Blow a blast in favor of a Spring Encampment of Volunteers, at Richmond or Norfolk — should prefer the latter place, because we would then be near For tress Monroe in case of accident. W.H.
Gen, Scott. --The Norfolk (Va.) Herald states "on pretty good authority," that Lieut. Gen Scott has said that in the event of Virginia seceding, it was his determination to resign his commission in the army, and make Virginia his place of residence for the remainder of his days.