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The writings of John Greenleaf Whittier, Volume 7. (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier), Criticism (search)
Charles A. Nelson , A. M., Waltham, past, present and its industries, with an historical sketch of Watertown from its settlement in 1630 to the incorporation of Waltham, January 15, 1739.,
- March 19, 1627 8. (search)
Medford Historical Society Papers, Volume 8., Strangers in
Medford, (Continued from vol. 7, no. 4） (search)
Medford Historical Society Papers, Volume 28., Parson
's Legacy or the Turell President's old Arm-Chair. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: June 7, 1861., [Electronic resource], The killing of
at New Orleans. (search)
The killing of Dr. Mather at New Orleans. --The killing of Dr. Mather at New Orleans, by a Mr.Dr. Mather at New Orleans, by a Mr. Withers, has already been noticed in our columns. We find the following particulars of the affair
f the 31st ult.:
Yesterday afternoon as Dr. Mather was sitting in his house, a servant came and whispered to Mrs. Mather some message from Mrs. Withers, which, on inquiry by Dr. M., proved to be ened to take her life if she did not leave.
Dr. Mather, against his wife's earnest entreaty, procee , with which he had threatened to shoot her. Dr. Mather said he would go up stairs and expostulate w do that." "Then I will shoot you." At this, Dr. Mather threw open his coat and said, "You can do so " Whereupon Withers fired, the ball lodging in Mather's breast, who fell upon his knees and called o a third time.
The second ball took effect in Mather's body, and at the third, Mrs. Withers rushing unds last night.
Withers is in prison.
Dr. Mather had quite recently returned from Pensacola, [1 more...]
The Daily Dispatch: July 17, 1861., [Electronic resource],
$40 reward. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: November 22, 1861., [Electronic resource], A strange proceeding of the
Governor of Illinois. (search)
Latest from the North. Norfolk, April 4th. --Northern dates is Tuesday last have been received here. The Herald says that a dispatch to the Navy Department, from Commander Dupont, reports that Lieuts. Budd and Mather, and six seamen were killed in an expediton to Mesquite Inlet, Florida. The captured steamer Magnolia arrived a New Fork on Monday, with 1,050 bales cotton. It is reported from Nashville that there will be concentrated in Tennessee a rebel force of 200,000, and that the impending battle will be the most important one of the war. The Herald says that Virginia will be conquered without much bloodshed. The New York stocks are languishing.--Cotton has slightly declined, sales at 28 cents. Gen. Curtis, in Arkansas, has issued a special order emancipating three slaves, on account of their being employed in the rebel service. The Baltimore American of Wednesday says that next month will end the active fighting. Afterwards there will be n
The Daily Dispatch: April 14, 1862., [Electronic resource], The fight at
New Smyrna, Fla. (search)
The fight at New Smyrna, Fla. --A correspondent of the Floridian and Journal gives an account of the recent brush at New Smyrna, in which two Federal navy officers, Captain Mather and Lieut. Budd, with a considerable number of man, were killed. The bodies of the two officers, as our readers are aware, arrived at Washington, D. C., a few days ago. It appears that six Yankee launches with eight or ten men in each, went up the river either on a stealing expedition or in search of Union sentiments. In the afternoon of the same day our advance pickets gave notice of their return, and Capt. Strain, who had command of the guard, arranged his little force to meet them. The correspondent thus describes the result. The first boat fell an easy prey, coming incautiously up to the landing, a volley of Enfield halls soon silenced the party. Somebody was hurt this time, and the commanding officers of each of the steamers, Capt Mather and Lieut. Budd, were each found pierced by half a d
The Daily Dispatch: April 21, 1862., [Electronic resource], Small arms against gunboats. (search)