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The Daily Dispatch: January 22, 1864., [Electronic resource], By the Governor of Virginia.--a Proclamation. (search)
caped therefrom on the morning of the 3d January, and are now going at large. Therefore, I do hereby offer a reward of two hundred dollars to any person or persons who shall arrest the said Josiah and Toby Oliver, and deliver them into the jail of Charlotte county, or one hundred dollars for such arrest and delivery of either of them; and I do moreover require all officers of this Commonwealth, civil and military, and request the people generally, to use their best exertions to procure the arrest of the said Josiah and Toby Oliver, that they may be brought to justice. Given under my hand as Governor, and under the Lesser Seal of the Commonwealth, at Richmond, this 15th day of January, in the year 1864. Wm Smith. Teste: George W Munford, Secretary of Commonwealth. M. Dodson Moorefield represented himself to be about 18 or 19 years of age, is about 5 feet 2 or 2 inches high, has light hair and fair complexion, and weighs about 118 or 120 pounds. ja 19--sw3t
by the Executive that Pleasant, a slave, the property of The oderick Carter, Sr, who was confined in the jail of Appomattox county, under sentence of death for the murder of Wm V Motley, has made his escape from the said jail and is now going at large. Therefore, I do hereby offer a reward of two hundred dollars to any person or persons who shall arrest the said slave Pleasant and deliver him into the jail of said county of Appomattox; and I do moreover require all officers of this commonwealth, civil and military, and request the people generally, to use their best exertions to procure the arrest of the said Pleasant, that he may be brought to justice. Given under my hand as Governor, and under the Lesser Seal of the Commonwealth, at Richmond, this 15th day of January, in the year 1864. Wm Smith. By the Governor Geo W Munford, Sec'y of the Commonwealth. Pleasant is a dark mulatto, about 30 years of age, 5 feet 10 inches high, and heavy built. ja 19--sw3t
By the Governor of Virginia. --A Proclamation.--Whereas, by reason of the presence of the public enemy in the county of Nansemond, the regular terms of the County Court cannot be held at the Court House, therefore, by virtue of authority vested in the Executive by law, I, William Smith. Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia, do hereby require the Justices composing the County Court of Nansemond county to hold the sessions of said Court at South Quay Church, in the said county, as long as the reason for the change hereby authorized shall continue. Given under my hand as Governor, and under the lesser seal of the Commonwealth at Richmond, this 12th day of January. A D 1864, and in the 88th year of the Commonwealth. Wm Smith. By the Governor: George W Munford, Secretary of the Commonwealth. ja 15--c3t
like inventions. Referred to the Military Committee. On motion of Mr. Henry, the Senate adjourned. The House concurred in the Senate amendment to the bill for the appointment of an Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for the Trans Mississippi Department, so as to change it to an agent for the war. A joint resolution of thanks to Gen. Beau-regard and the officers and men of his command, for their gallant defence of Charleston, by Mr. Miles, was referred. A resolution by Mr. Smith, of Ala., was adopted, to instruct the Committee of Ways and Means to inquire into the expediency of allowing rations to clerks in the Executive and Legislative Departments. Mr. Perkins, of La., introduced resolutions, which were adopted, expressing sympathy with Confederate prisoners in the hands of the enemy, and expressing the cordial concurrence of Congress in any measures the President may adopt to alleviate their condition; that Congress will make all necessary appropriations to