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The Daily Dispatch: October 10, 1863., [Electronic resource], The Sufferings of the border
Riot. --Mary Johnson, an aged woman, indicted for participating in the riot of April last, and robbing several stores, was tried before Judge Lyons, of the Hustings Court, yesterday, found guilty by the jury, and her punishment ascertained at five years in the penitentiary. The Judge pronounced the sentence, but suspended its execution till application could be made to the Governor for a pardon.
The Daily Dispatch: March 16, 1864., [Electronic resource], Revocation of a Brutal order. (search)
The Cage. --James Edwards, a youth about seventeen years of age, was arrested yesterday afternoon by officer Grenger on the charge of stealing two trunks of clothing from Miss. Mary Johnson. He was committed to the lower station house for safe keeping.
The Daily Dispatch: March 17, 1864., [Electronic resource],
50 dollars reward. (search)
The Prisons. --William Bradshaw and R. Tyson, of Stafford county, Va., were brought to this city and lodged in Castle Thunder yesterday, charged with piloting the Yankees in one of their recent raids in this State. At the Libby thirteen escaped Yankee prisoners from Danville were booked yesterday. Four others from Georgia were also deposited in that institution. Only four thousand prisoners now remain in this city, the large number here for some time back having been reduced to that figure by sending them off to Georgia, and by flag of truce North. A white man, named Thomas Emory, was arrested yesterday and locked up in the cage, charged with stealing two trunks from Mary Johnson. This is the third person who has been arrested for this offence.
The Daily Dispatch: March 19, 1864., [Electronic resource],
Pennsylvania campaign-- second day at Gettysburg. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: March 19, 1864., [Electronic resource], Military Titles. (search)
Hustings Court. --This Court was in session yesterday. James Edwards, Thomas Emory, and Robert Hite were examined and sent on to the Judge's Court on the charge of stealing two trunks and their contents from Miss Mary Johnson. Several negroes were whipped for larceny. Edward, slave of W. Winston Jones, was arraigned for shooting at watchman Fabius Hicks with a pistol; and the Court having heard part of the evidence, adjourned till this morning.
Larceny. --Two negroes, named Eliza Jenkins and Mary Johnson, were arrested Tuesday night by Constable Cole, of Henrico, for stealing a pocket-book containing twenty-seven dollars, a white dress valued at ten dollars, and one gold locket, from Johnson Sands. They were committed to jail to be examined to-day before Justice Wade.
The Daily Dispatch: December 28, 1865., [Electronic resource], A Complicated case. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: December 28, 1865., [Electronic resource], The railroad projected by the
Baltimore and Ohio railroad company in the Valley of Virginia. (search)
Is there any prospect of a War with France? This question may be better answered by W. H. Seward than by any one else; and he does so, we take it, in the following editorial article in the New York Times. That paper argues earnestly in declaring: "Neither in the message of President Johnson, in the diplomatic correspondence of Secretary Seward, in the War and Navy Department reports, nor in any of the other official documents recently given to the country, do they find the least encouragement given to any one of their schemes, or the least prospect held out of their being treated with anything but reprobation. In treating of our controversies with other Powers, the President was careful to adopt a tone at once vigorous and conciliatory. So far as was necessary, our relations with other Powers were commented upon; but in regard to none of them was a word used indicating that any of our controversies were of such a character as to require war or menace for a solution. He