--Governor Letcher on yesterday extended Executive clemency towards Benjamin Hughes, a convict in the Penitentiary, who was sent thither by the Circuit Court of the county, of Halifax for murder in the second degree.
Hughes had served out a considerable portion of his term, and during his imprisonment had conducted himself in a very orderly manner.
The Daily Dispatch: February 28, 1863. Richmond Dispatch. 4 pages. by Cowardin & Hammersley. Richmond. February 28, 1863. microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mi : Proquest. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
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