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The Daily Dispatch: June 5, 1861., [Electronic resource], No business here. (search)
No business here. --The Mayor is, still endeavoring to clear our city of the lazy free negroes who find their way to the metropolis from the interior, for the purpose of accumulating a subsistence by practising the art of doing a great deal of nothing. Hance Jenkins, a subject of this sort hailing from Goochland, was taken before the Mayor yesterday. In addition to being here in contravention of law, he did not have a copy of his register. He was whipped and ordered to return.
The Daily Dispatch: June 20, 1861., [Electronic resource], The loss of the
steamer Canadian (search)
Personal. --Among the arrivals in the city yesterday were Wm. N. McVeigh, (President of the Back of the Old Dominion,) Alexandria; Henry W. Thomas, Fairfax; E. J. Lloyd, Alexandria; Capt. Dan Conner and Thomas S. Lubbock, Texas; Dr. A. M. Fauntleroy and Geo. Jackson, late U. S. A.; Charles F. Pope, Goochland.
The Daily Dispatch: June 22, 1861., [Electronic resource], Notice to our subscribers. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: November 6, 1860., [Electronic resource], Interesting sketches. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: November 12, 1860., [Electronic resource], Affairs at the
The Daily Dispatch: November 19, 1860., [Electronic resource], From the
The Daily Dispatch: December 3, 1860., [Electronic resource], List of appointments by the
Virginia annual Conference of the M. E. Church South. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: December 5, 1860., [Electronic resource],
Post Office affairs. (search)
Post Office affairs. --Virginia Appointments.--Wm. Swindier postmaster at Frankfort, Hampshire county, vice J. F. Moore, deceased. John F. Swink postmaster at Springvale, Fairfax county. vice Geo. A. Rouge, resigned. Ed. H. Jeffreys, Jr., postmaster at County Line Cross Roads, Charlotte county, vice John W. Spencer, resigned. John P. Bradley postmaster at Issequena, Goochland county, vice Joseph F. Howard, resigned. H. P. Mitchell postmaster at Greene Bottom, Cabell county, vice James E. Williamson, resigned. James T. B. Harris postmaster at Baileysburg, Surry county, vice Jas. Harris, resigned.
The Daily Dispatch: December 5, 1860., [Electronic resource], Important Announcement. (search)
Held to Bail. --Yesterday morning, Marion F. Barbier, late of Goochland county, was arraigned before the Mayor to answer the charge of attempting to entice Nora, slave to De Grasse Drumwright, to escape from her master, Drumwright, it will be r
o negroes to murder their master, but as negro evidence could not be taken, he was given until to-day to dispose of his Goochland property, when he will be escorted to the West by a strong guard, and ordered never to return again.
Barbier was in the employ of Drumwright, and when arrested by the citizens of Goochland, was put on board a packet boat, and sent off. After reaching here, he wrote a very affectionate letter to the negress, Nora, inviting her to join him here, and declaring that his heart was nearly broken on her account.
This letter was opened and read in Goochland, and then it was that both Barbier and Drumwright were followed to this city and taken into custody.
The Mayor, after learning all the circumstances, held Barbi
The Daily Dispatch: December 11, 1860., [Electronic resource], Population of
Wrong Pew. --Frances Thompson, for remaining in the city with Powhatan papers — Mary Swan, of Goochland, for having no papers — and Andrew Stanton, arrested for want of a register, were before the Mayor yesterday, and besides getting striped suits for Christmas, were ordered to leave Richmond forthwit