Table of Contents:
George Hickman, a Philadelphia lawyer, has been sentenced to six months imprisonment for stealing $45 worth of books from a public library. The authorities of Boston have determined to have two balloon ascensions from the Common, on the 4th of July, at an expense of $1,000. A. G. Parker, convicted in Washington co., Va., of obtaining money on false pretences, has been sentenced to 2 ½ years in the penitentiary. Rev. Mr. Foster, of the Methodist Conference, died in Tazewell co., Va., a few days since. Dr. James Crabtree, who has been postmaster at Tumbling creek, Washington co., Va., more than thirty years, died last week. A number of recruits for the Southern Army left Portsmouth. Va., yesterday morning, for Charleston. Hon. A. H. Boteler, of Virginia, announces himself and independent Union candidate for re-election to Congress.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.
An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.