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The Daily Dispatch: April 6, 1863., [Electronic resource], Proposed execution of
Proposed execution of Brigham Young. --The Washington correspondent of the Philadelphia Inquirer states that, at a Cabinet meeting held last week, General Nye, Governor of Havana who was present, expressed the belief that nothing short of the arrest and execution of the leaders, including Brigham Young, would bring peace and order to that section. Proposed execution of Brigham Young. --The Washington correspondent of the Philadelphia Inquirer states that, at a Cabinet meeting held last week, General Nye, Governor of Havana who was present, expressed the belief that nothing short of the arrest and execution of the leaders, including Brigham Young, would bring peace and order to that section.
The Daily Dispatch: June 20, 1863., [Electronic resource],
Brigham young. --Brigham Young, in a speech in his Salt Lake Tabernacle recently, said if the United States asked for a battalion of soldiers for the war he would see it in h — ll first Too much female society, says the Boston Post, is impairing Brigham's sense of discretion.
Artemus Ward writes that he is tired of answering the questions as to how many wives Brigham Young has. He says that all he knows about it is, that he one day used up the multiplication table in counting the long stockings on a clothes line in Brigham's back yard, and went off feeling dizzy.
The Raleigh Progress says that a party of capitalists from the North have gone to Wilmington with the view of inspecting timber lands. It is understood that the company has a large capital with which to purchase lands, provided proper inducements are offered them. The Confederate General Ewell and lady, and General John C. Brown, also of the late Confederate army, were in Nashville last week. Two youths, under writs of habeas corpus, discharged from the military service of the United States by the Baltimore Circuit in court on Monday last. The receipts from internal revenue on Monday last amounted to eight hundred and thirty-four thousand five hundred and twenty-nine dollars and eighty cents. George N. Sanders in London.--A letter received in Washington; from London, speaks of the arrival there of George N. Sanders. Brigham Young is indeed a pillar of Salt Lake. His idea of a wife is — Lots.
The Daily Dispatch: December 16, 1865., [Electronic resource], Honors to the flag. (search)
Mr. "H. Lyon," a radical, writes from the South that "severe punishment must be meted out to all disloyalty." We hope that he will get "the lion's share. "--Prentice. The people of Toronto are very much afraid of an uprising of the Fenians. We have a general uprising of all sorts of people here every morning.--Prentice. A friend has sent us from Utah a violent speech of Brigham Young against the United States. Brigham is as salty as his own great Lake.--Prentice. On old lady being asked to subscribe to a newspaper, declined on the ground that when she wanted news she manufactured it. A company boring for oil in Kansas have struck a fluid which looks like milk, which puzzles them greatly. They have been unable thus far to churn it into butter. "Good morning, Jones. How does the world use you?" "It uses me up, thank you."
The Daily Dispatch: December 22, 1865., [Electronic resource], The last Confederate prisoner. (search)
The beam and the mote. A vigorous attack has been made in Congress upon the vigorous Brigham Young and his disciples. Two New York delegates have initiated proceedings — the object of which is, first, to allow no man "in Utah" to hold office who will not disavow the "theory and practice" of Polygamy; and, second, to allow no compensation to any officer in that territory who will not make said disavowal. On behalf of Brigham, we move to amend these motions by extending their operation to the entire United States. The "theory and practice" aforesaid is not confined to Utah. If we dared speak it aloud, we would say, God forgive us, that it might be found even in the virtuous city of Washington! While on the subject of hedging around and guarding virtue by law, would it not be well to exclude from office all who bear false witness, and steal, and accept bribes, and hypocrites generally ? For there may be some of these getting into high places, even in this Land ! "Thou
The Daily Dispatch: December 27, 1865., [Electronic resource], Attempt at rescue. (search)
Mrs. Julia Dean Hayne is playing an engagement for Brigham Young in Salt Lake City. His theatre, which is the wonder of Utah, cost over one hundred thousand dollars, and most of his actors perform gratuitously, as a labor of love and piety.
The Daily Dispatch: December 28, 1865., [Electronic resource], Resisting an officer. (search)