--About two weeks since the commanding officers at the Libby Prison and Castle Thunder resorted to the expedient of burning for and scrap leather in those prisons to keep away the small pox, which has been very successful thus far in keeping the disease at a distance, very few, if any, having occurred in either prison since the remedies have been used.
The Daily Dispatch: January 24, 1863. Richmond Dispatch. 4 pages. by Cowardin & Hammersley. Richmond. January 24, 1863. microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mi : Proquest. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
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