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The Daily Dispatch: January 26, 1861., [Electronic resource], Virginia Post-offices. (search)
Virginia Post-offices. --The office at White Chimneys, Caroline county, Va., is re-established, and Henry T. Doggett appointed postmaster. Appointments — T. H. Waddill postmaster at County Line Roads, Charlotte county, vice E. H. Jeffress, declined. James Swiney, postmaster at Lindside, Monroe co., Va., vice Eliza A. Swiney, resigned. Townley B. Cauthorn, postmaster at Cady's Tunnel, Bath co., vice A. J. Ward, resigned.
The Death of Wyatt Cardwell, Esq.,formerly well known in political circles as a member of the General Assembly from Charlotte county, and who, for the past two years, has been connected with the management of the Columbian Hotel, in this city, was announced yesterday, on which day his remains were taken to their last resting place from the Monumental Church. Mr. Cardwell had attained the ripe age of 69 years. By birth an Englishman, he was first induced to visit this country by the eccentric John Randolph, of Roanoke, and here he lived till death claimed him — honored, respected and trusted in the land of his adoption. In its palmy days, he was an influential member of the Whig party.
The Daily Dispatch: April 4, 1861., [Electronic resource], Removals, appointments, &c. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: April 16, 1861., [Electronic resource], Important will case. (search)
Correspondence of the Richmond Dispatch.flag-raising in Charlotte county--the war news — great enthusiasm. Keysville, Charlotte Co., Va.,April 15, 1861. We had quite an exciting time here last Saturday, it being muster day, and generally known around this neighborhood that a secession flag would be raised. A crowd gathered here at an early hour, which no doubt would have been three-fold increased but for the heavy showers of rain in the morning. At 12 o'clock the crowd met at the Masonic Hall, where eloquent and soul-inspiring addresses were delivered by John C. Hawlett, Jr., and Isaac R. Watkins, both of the speakers acquitting themselves handsomely. After paying a deserving compliment to our patriotic ladies--God bless them — who made and presented the Southern Confederated Flag, they proved how much more it was to the interest of Virginia to be with the South than remain the tail of a Northern Confederacy.--While speaking was going on the telegraph brought us the sa
The Daily Dispatch: may 7, 1861., [Electronic resource],
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The Daily Dispatch: may 9, 1861., [Electronic resource], Too good to be lost. (search)
Office of the Inspector General.Richmond, may 7th, 1861. Having been appointed to receive and muster into service the volunteers from the counties of Pittsylvania, Halifax, Charlotte, Mecklenburg, Brunswick, Grayson, Nottoway, Prince Edward, Appomattox, Bockingham, Louisa, Hanover, Goochland, Powhatan, Cumberland, Henrico, Amelia, Fluvanna, and the city of Richmond, I give notice to all the volunteer companies in those counties to organize in their respective neighborhoods and to report to me by letter for orders, but in no case to march without special orders. Applications for service should state the condition of the company as to numbers uniform, outfit, arms, &c. John B. Baldwin, my 8--d3t&cw1w Inspector General.