--Edward S. Gentry, who claims to be a man of ‘"mixed blood,"’ was committed to jail yesterday by the Mayor's order as a free negro, without a register.
The question of status was raised by counsel, which is to be decided hereafter by another tribunal.
An application of bail was refused.
The Daily Dispatch: October 22, 1861. Richmond Dispatch. 4 pages. by Cowardin & Hammersley. Richmond. October 22, 1861. microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mi : Proquest. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
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