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The Daily Dispatch: June 18, 1863., [Electronic resource], The
Rappahannock cavalry fight. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: July 7, 1863., [Electronic resource], The Yankee movement around
The Daily Dispatch: July 14, 1862., [Electronic resource], The effect of the news in
Wall street. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: August 15, 1863., [Electronic resource], A fair estimate. (search)
A fair estimate. --The Yankee newspapers continue to be as complimentary to each other as before the war. The Philadelphia North American, in speaking of the inhabitants of New York city, has a fair estimate of the people of Gotham. It says that it has not less than one hundred thousand outlaws, divided thus: women of the town20,000 Thieves30,000 outlaws of all other kinds10,000 Adventurers ready for any chance wind25,000 persons without any means of getting a living15,000 or perhaps they might be divided in the following manner: Refuse of Europe70,000 Sweepings of the free States20,000 Driftwood from the South5,000 Original products of New York vice and crime5,000 We should judge that this, coming from a Yankee source, can be taken as a fair estimate of the population of New York. Will not Bennett inform us how many vagabonds are in Philadelphia?
The Daily Dispatch: January 6, 1864., [Electronic resource], Narrative of
's escape. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: January 8, 1864., [Electronic resource], The Legislature. (search)
The Legislature. Senate.--Edwin L. Moore, Senator elect from the 31st Senatorial district of Virginia, sent in his resignation yesterday, which was selected, and a writ of election ordered for the immediate filling of the vacancy. Several resolutions of a private nature were adopted, after which the Senate adjourned. House.--A quorum of members appearing in their seats yesterday, Gov. Smith's inaugural address was received, tabled, and the usual number of copies ordered to be printed. A communication from Auditor Bennett, furnishing certain statistical information, was ordered to be printed. Several resolutions of inquiry were adopted. Also, a preamble and resolutions denouncing the present system of impress ments, and providing for sending the agents into the field. A bill enlarging the powers and privileges of the Virginia Military Institute was passed. Adjourned.
The Daily Dispatch: February 19, 1864., [Electronic resource], The address of Congress to the people of the
Confederate States. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: February 29, 1864., [Electronic resource], An Established religion. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: March 1, 1864., [Electronic resource], Yankee Raids on the
Virginia Central railroad--damage thus far Trifling — Exciting rumors of the enemy's movements. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: March 28, 1864., [Electronic resource], Affairs in "
West Virginia." (search)