Statistics for occurrence #1 of “James Webster” in article 8 of The Daily Dispatch: December 23, 1862., [Electronic resource]:
Wm. Gray, free, living in the city with Amelia papers, was ordered twenty lashes.
Ned Brown, colored, was ordered twenty-five lashes for receiving a quantity of stolen wood.
James Webster , charged with being drunk and stealing a foot-mat from Miss Bell Mitchell, was sentenced to 90 days in the chain gang and committed to jail in default of $200 security.
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