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The Daily Dispatch: July 5, 1862., [Electronic resource], Retaliation for Northern Outrages. (search)
Absconded Slave--$25 reward. --Left my place on James river, upper end of Henrico county, on Sunday last, June, 1862, without any cause, my Servant Man, Cornelius, commonly called Duck. He is about 25 years of age, rather small well made, black, good teeth, likely, and no marks; about 5 feet 7 inches high. He is no doubt lurking about Richmond or endeavoring employment as servant in some of the camps, having many acquaintances among the servants in Richmond, out in no other place. For his safe delivery to Blair & Chamberlayne, or placed in jail so they get him, they will pay the above reward. jy 4--6t John Wickham.
The Daily Dispatch: October 16, 1862., [Electronic resource], The
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Trying to escape. --A very little darkey, named Cornelius, owned by Mr. Wm. Harre, of Mathias Point, was apprehended yesterday of the Central Depot, while endeavoring to escape from the city. It will be remembered that the house of the master of this negro was battered down by the Yankees.
The Daily Dispatch: October 22, 1862., [Electronic resource], The opinion of the
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Proceedings in the Courts. Mayor's Court, October 21. --John Miller, a man with curly hair, moustache and imperial, and subdued, meek look, was arraigned for committing a violent asssult on Mary Wolff, living in Jail Alley. The woman being disabled by the attack of Miller, which consisted of a knock down, stamping, "c., was unable to appear. The case was continued. Cornelius, slave of Wm. Hoe, of King George county, came to town with his master to sell some wheat, and got lost. He was a little nigger, and was arraigned as runaway or lost. The latter appeared to be the most probable, and he was sent to jail to await the call of his master, who had advertised for him as a lost darkey. The subject was both small and young. Geo. Washington, a venerable Ethiopian, slave of Maria Bond, was committed for going at large. Jas. McCabe, alias Johnson, arrested as one of the murderers of Kelley and Downes on the 9th of last. May, on 17th street, was brought up for e
The Daily Dispatch: October 29, 1862., [Electronic resource], Later from the
The Daily Dispatch: December 11, 1862., [Electronic resource], Army letters. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: December 24, 1862., [Electronic resource], Singular Narrative. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: March 16, 1863., [Electronic resource],
Confederate States Congress. (search)
Court proceedings. Mayor's Court, Saturday.--Cornelius McNamara was arraigned for examination on the charge of receiving from Ben. alive of John Foulk seven bars of pig iron, stolen by the letter from some person unknown. The Mayor thought the case ought to be further inquired into by the Hustings Court, and sent McNamara on to answer at the April term. He was allowed to give $550 bail for his appearance, which he did. The darkey concerned in the transaction was punished by 39 lashes. Mike Cary, charged with getting drunk and lying down in the street, was let off. Martha Mayo, a free negress, arrested for stealing a breastpin from Catharine Jones proved her innocence and was discharged. Hustings Court, March 14th--Presents Recorder Caskie, and Aldermen Sanxay, Bray, Beveridge, and Anderson. Nathaniel B. Hill was fined ten dollars for permitting his slave, Washington, to go at large and hire himself out, contrary to law. A capias was awarded against Je