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The Daily Dispatch: May 4, 1861., [Electronic resource], From the
From Washington.movements of troops.arrest of spies.Alexandria to be occupied by Federal troops.Lincoln Visits the Navy-Yard.&c., &c., &c. Alexandria, May 5. --There are now 6,000 troops at Annapolis. Seven hundred left there last night, bound out. They are to land near Baltimore, to co-operate with troops approaching that city from the North. Several persons have been arrested in the neighborhood of Annapolis, as spies. Some had made accurate survey and minute details of th
upted; twelve steamers are on the route.
The railroad between Annapolis and Washington is guarded by Federal troops.
It is supposed the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad will soon be made a military road.
[Second Dispatch.] Alexandria, May 5.
-- This city, it is expected, will be occupied by Federal troops tomorrow, who will advance from Washington by the Long Bridge.
Two transports, with men and munitions, passed up to Washington to-day.
Lincoln visited and inspected
The Daily Dispatch: may 8, 1861., [Electronic resource], Military movements. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: may 8, 1861., [Electronic resource],
Fighting among themselves. --A dispatch from Harrisburg, Pa.,May 5, says: Almost a riot occurred here this afternoon, in consequence of the arrest of a soldier by a police officer for disorderly conduct. The officer used his billy in making the arrest, and the comrades of the prisoner attempted a rescue. The soldiers made threats, and large crowd soon assembled. The Mayor called out the Home Guard with loaded muskets, when order was restored. Three companies from Camp Curtin were marched in, and all the soldiers found in the city were escorted to the camp.
The Daily Dispatch: may 10, 1861., [Electronic resource], A matter of importance. (search)
A matter of importance. --A Valley correspondent writes under date of May 5th: Living on the Valley Turnpike, I have for the last two weeks, and even as late as yesterday, seen large droves of fat cattle and hogs on the way to Baltimore. Is this right? Is it not robbing ourselves of provisions, and is it not furnishing our enemies with the means of protracting the struggle? The United States Government, the Governors of Ohio and Indiana, will not allow any provisions to be brought into Virginia and the South; why does not the Governor of Virginia retaliate?
The Last of Nelson's Officers at Trafalgar.--The London Sunday Times, of May 5, reports :--Lieutenant Roteley died at his residence, May Hill, Swansea, on the 21st, aged 76. Lieut. Roteley was the last surviving officer of the ship Victory, of Trafalgar, having fought with Nelson at the memorable engagement at Trafalgar. He was allowed to retire from full pay about forty years ago, and from that time he has enjoyed his pension. On his retirement he held the rank of Brevet Major in the Venezuelan service. He was much esteemed, and will be regretted by all who knew him. Out of nine hundred men who were on board the Victory at Trafalgar, five only now remain; and Lieut. Roteley was the last surviving officer. He was born at the Castle Hotel, Neath, Glamorganshire.
The Daily Dispatch: August 16, 1861., [Electronic resource], Hospital supplies for the
Army of the Northwest. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: August 17, 1861., [Electronic resource], The Intercepted Epistles. (search)