--At a hiring of negro women in Staunton, Va., on the 1st inst., one brought $84 and another $86--a large increase on the hire of the year before.
In Fredericksburg, farm hands brought $80a$100; cooks, $40a$50, and house girls $30a$45.
The Daily Dispatch: January 7, 1861. Richmond Dispatch. 4 pages. by Cowardin & Hammersley. Richmond. January 7, 1861. microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mi : Proquest. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
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