Mysterious disappearance of a Virginian
--The Inauguration of the Governor Elect
to take Place on the 10th of January.
--Joseph P. Bledsoe
, a merchant of Staunton, Virginia
, stopped at the Maltby House
, on Pratt street, on the 13th instant, with a large amount of money about him, intending to purchase goods.
He suddenly and mysteriously disappeared on the same night, and has not since been heard of.--It is generally believed that there has been some foul play, resulting in murder and robbery.
His partner (C. B. Wood
) is here, anxiously looking after him.
During the recent heavy fog on the Chesapeake Bay
several schooners went ashore and were lost, with valuable cargoes.
Hon. Thomas Swann
, Governor elect, will be inaugurated on the 10th of January. A grand time is anticipated at Annapolis
His address is anxiously anticipated.