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The Daily Dispatch: November 6, 1861., [Electronic resource], Message of the
Governor of Vermont. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: November 6, 1861., [Electronic resource], Fatal Accident. (search)
Fatal Accident. --The Fayette (Jefferson county, Miss.) Gazette, of October 29, says: While the children of Mrs. Mary Beard, whose husband is now in the army of the Potomac, were at play in the porch of her residence near Fayette, on last Sunday evening, the 20th instant, her little daughter Alice, about two years old, was accidentally shot by her brother, Francis Beard, about 12 years old. Francis was carelessly handling a small pistol loaded with one buck- shot, which was discharged in his hand, the ball striking the head and penetrating the brain of the child. The little sufferer lingered about eight hours and died.
The Daily Dispatch: November 8, 1861., [Electronic resource], The
The Daily Dispatch: November 9, 1861., [Electronic resource], The effect of the late storm on the
Federal fleet. (search)
Office R. H. Maury& Co., Richmond, Va., Oct, 29. for sale. N. C. Sixes. Va. State Sixes, registered. Confederate States Bonds and stock, Checks on the Southern and Western cities. Gold Coin, Silver, &c. oc 30--ta
The Daily Dispatch: November 12, 1861., [Electronic resource], The
battle at Leesburg--interesting description — an affecting Incident, &c. (search)
The battle at Leesburg--interesting description — an affecting Incident, &c. The Charleston Courier, on Tuesday, the 5th instant, has another letter from its special army correspondent, ("Personne,") dated Leesburg, October 29, which far surpasses all others from the pen of that gentleman, in vivid description and intense, soul-thrilling language. Below will be found some extracts, which are richly worth the room they occupy in our columns: Evidences of destruction around the battle field. In passing over the ground, the first thing which attracts attention is the shattered condition of the trees and bushes. Limbs hang by a mere shred; in many instances trunks are perforated with a dozen balls; the bark has been tern off by glancing bullets, and occasionally you see great blots of blood and brain splashed around, where some unfortunate fellow has taken shelter to secure a shot. In one hawthorn bush no taller than a man, and not more than three feet in diameter, none o
The Daily Dispatch: November 14, 1861., [Electronic resource], Sail and steam. (search)
Arrest of Capt. Scott. Of the U. S. Steamship Keystone State. The Philadelphia Inquirer, of October 29. contains the following particulars of the arrest of Capt. Scott, formerly of Virginia: The steamship Keystone State arrived at this port on Friday last, as has been already announced, bringing, as a prize, the steamer Salvor, captured off Key. West while attempting to run the blockade. As soon as the announcement of the arrival of the Keystone State was telegraphed to Washington an order was issued by the Secretary of the Navy for the arrest of Captain Scott, of the Keystone State, the charge being that of leaving his station. The order was telegraphed to Commodore Turner at the Navy-Yard, on Saturday, and the arrest was accordingly made. It is understood that the Government considered that it was the duty of Captain Scott to have taken his prize into Key West, and to have condemned and sold her at that place; and it is intimated that the search for the privateer Sumt
Interesting from Texas. --A British Brig Seized off Galveston by the Blockaders. --The Galveston News, of October 29th, says: A brig arrived of the bar on Sunday morning, bearing British colors. We understand she has, nevertheless, been seized and made a prize of by the Lincoln blockaders. We expect more full information on the subject soon.
The Daily Dispatch: November 19, 1861., [Electronic resource], Sabbath Discourse. (search)