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--Yesterday morning, about eight o'clock, as Mr. M. R. Hobson was passing along theNine- mile road, on his way to Richmond, and when near the New Bridge Church, he was accosted by four men, armed and dressed in Confederate uniform, who robbed him of about two thousand six hundred and fifty dollars in Confederate money, and then permitted him to pass on. Mr. Hobson says robberies are of frequent occurrence on this road, many marketmen having had all their valuables taken from them.

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