--A young nam named Croxton, hailing from the South, made an effort to destroy himself last Sunday night, by swallowing a large does of laudanum.
A friend, who suspected the condition of his mind, and had watched him, called in a surgeon and thus saved his life.
The Daily Dispatch: August 4, 1863. Richmond Dispatch. 2 pages. by Cowardin & Hammersley. Richmond. August 4, 1863. microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mi : Proquest. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
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