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An Incident. About the time Gen. Banks left the Valley to evade the hot pursuit of "Stonewall" Jackson, three Yankees went to the farm of Mr. Crane Sheriff of Jefferson county, and demanded a favorites horse. Mr. C. refused to comply with the demand, when the thieves went to the stable and took the horse out, but that gentleman, determined not to surrender his horse without a struggle, shot one of the marandors, wounding him severely.--The other two left the premises hurriedly, but soon returned strongly reinforced, and after capturing Mr. Crane, fired his barn, containing about 1,200 bushels of wheat, and his corn-crib with 200 barrels of corn. Mr. C. was taken first to Harper's Ferry, where he was closely imprisoned in the engine house of John Brown notoriety, and from thence sent to Baltimore for trial before Gen. Dia. After hearing the testimony, that officer, said, "Mr, Crane, I ought to hang you." "What for?" asked Mr. C. "Why, for not killing them all, if you could,"
The Daily Dispatch: August 9, 1862., [Electronic resource], The enemy's Raid upon Frederick Hall. (search)
The Federal officers --Preparations are being made to send off all of the Federal officers at present in confinement here. The next flag of truce from here will probably relieve us of the presence of all these worthies. At Salisbury there are a number of officers captured at the battle of Bull Run and at Lynchburg those captured in the Valley by General Jackson. They, with the men who may have been confined with them, are expected in Richmond in a day or two. The persistent efforts of Col Corcorans (now at Salisbury) to gain notoriety, by addressing letters intended to shew him up in the character of a martyr to persons in the North has served the purpose of making him odious in the eyes of Southern people; yet, we are informed by those having the best means of knowing, that Corcorans has demeaned himself remarkably well for several months past during which time there has been a cessation of those interminable letters about his willingness to give up the ghost for the old fl
Yankees expected. --By dark last evening the Danville cars had arrived at the Coal Fields, above this city, with 500 of the Yankees for some time since imprisoned at the Lynchburg Fair Ground. and the Commissary of the C. S. Prison at this point was busily engaged in preparing food for them. Among the prisoners at Lynchburg is the 1st. (Yankee) Maryland regiment, captured at Port Royal by Gen Jackson a forces. By 9 o'clock this morning the whole 3,00 Yankees, lately at Lynchburg will have arrived here, as they were started towards this place yesterday.