Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: October 10, 1862., [Electronic resource]. You can also browse the collection for Willis Hunter or search for Willis Hunter in all documents.

Your search returned 2 results in 2 document sections:

Considerate Congress! Thursday, October 9, 1862. Senate--the Senate met at 11 o'clock A. M. the Hon. Mr. Hunter in the chair. Prayer by Rev. Mr. Jeter. Mr. Sparrow introduced a resolution authorizing the Sergeant at Arrirs to lent rooms for committees by the opening of the next . Adopted. A Senate kill to authorize the suspension of the write of habeas corpus was taken ap. On motion of Mr. Haynes, the consideration of the bill was postponed until to-morrow. A Senate bill to establish a Court of Claims.--Postponed until next session. A Senate bill to amend an act for the organization of a general staff of the army. Passed over informally. A Senate bill for the relief of certain officers of the navy and marine corps who resigned from the service of the United States, giving them leave of absence, pay from the time of their resignation to their enlistment in the Confederate service.--Passed. The Senate then went into secret session. Hou
Runaways. --The following named slaves left the Piedmont Railroad, at Danville, and are now A reward of $25 each will be paid for their delivery at Danville, if taken in the State, or $50, taken another State, or a liberal reward if delivered in any jail where they can be secured: Isaiah left August 1st; calls himself Isaiah Fanton. Anderson on August 3d. Willis left on the 6th of August; calls himself Willis Hunter; is light brown, spare made, and speaks quick when spoken to. George left on the 6th of August; calls himself George Taylor. Richard left on the 24th of August; calls himself Richard Twyman; is dark brown; wears goatees and moustache. Richard left on the 24th of August; calls himself Richard Henry Lee; brown color; had on a brown felt hat with curve top. Isaac left on the 24th of August; calls himself Isaac Moore; stammers in his speech. George, calling himself George Solden, recently owned by Wm. Warwark, Macon P. O. Powha