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Another Lincoln outrage in Jefferson county, Va., From the Winchester Republican, of the 29th November, we gather the following particulars of a most infamous outrage practiced by Lincoln's demons upon the true and loyal citizens of Jefferson county, Va., among the number the wife of the Hon. A. R. Boteler: Another outrage, exceeding, if possible, those heretofore chronicled, was perpetrated in Jefferson county, on Tuesday night, by the minions of Abe Lincoln. It appears that about Jefferson county, Va., among the number the wife of the Hon. A. R. Boteler: Another outrage, exceeding, if possible, those heretofore chronicled, was perpetrated in Jefferson county, on Tuesday night, by the minions of Abe Lincoln. It appears that about two hundred of these jail-birds and cut-throats crossed the Potomac, from Maryland, opposite Shepherdstown, on Tuesday night, on a marauding excursion, and for the purpose of arresting prominent Southern men. Visiting Shepherdstown, they succeeded in capturing and taking from their comfortable beds a number of true and loyal Virginians — among them Messrs. Geo. D. McGlincy, Lorenzo Etchison, Geo. Johnson and A. Shepherd. Proceeding to the residence of the Hon. Alexander R. Boteler near town, th
By the Governor of Virginia — a proclamation. --Whereas, a vacancy has occurred in the House of Delegates of this State, by the resignation of A. R. Boteler, Esq., the Delegate elect for the county of Jefferson: Therefore, I. John Letcher, Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia, in exercise of authority vested in the Executive by law, do hereby require the Sheriff of the said county of Jefferson to cause an election to be held in that county on the 17th day of December next, for a Delegthe said county of Jefferson to cause an election to be held in that county on the 17th day of December next, for a Delegate to fill the vacancy aforesaid. Given under my hand, as Governor, and L. S. under the Seal of the Commonwealth, at Richmond., this 28th day of November, 1861, and in the year of the Commonwealth the eighty-sixth. John Letcher. By the Governor: Geo. W. Munford, Sec'y of the Commonwealth. The papers at Charlestown to publish until the day of election. no 30--ids