--Lieutenant Pleasants, of the night watch, has been made the recipient of a very handsome testimonial, in the shape of an ebony cane, with a massive gold head.
The following inscription explains the whole matter: ‘"Presented to J. B. Pleasants, by a portion of the new watch of the city of Richmond, 1861."’
The Daily Dispatch: December 3, 1861. Richmond Dispatch. 4 pages. by Cowardin & Hammersley. Richmond. December 3, 1861. microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mi : Proquest. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
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