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f lover, husband, brother, father, friend! "Almighty God! Author and Governor of the world; Thou source of all light, life, truth, justice and power, be thou our God!--be thou with us! Then shall we fear not a world against us." Charles S. Lewis, formerly a member of Congress from the Harrison district, was lately appointed a delegate to the Convention called to meet in Wheeling. Mr. Lewis comes out in a card and says he is not of that party, but a Virginian, ready to stand or fallMr. Lewis comes out in a card and says he is not of that party, but a Virginian, ready to stand or fall under her flag. The Alexandria Gazette, of yesterday, says: The Bremen barque Admiral Brommy, Capt. Mayer, from this port, laden with grain, and bound to New York, was stopped at Fort Washington yesterday, and not permitted to proceed on her voyage. She leaves this morning. A correspondent of the Lynchburg Republican, writes from Craig county, May 3d, as follows: A passenger in the stage from the West this evening, informs us that Lincoln has four thousand troops at Gal
The Daily Dispatch: may 8, 1861., [Electronic resource], Terrible tragedy at Marietta, Ohio. (search)
een labored assiduously for the benefit of his client, and had the pleasure of procuring his release. It seems that McBride refused to pay the lawyer's fee after he was released from the clutches of the law, and on Wednesday last a portion of his property was being sold to satisfy the claim. During the evening Green had occasion to pass by McBride's house, when the latter discharged a gun heavily loaded with buckshot, wounding Green, it is feared, fatally. When the authorities undertook to arrest the would be murderer, he boldly announced that he was armed with three revolvers and a gun and would kill any man who attempted his arrest; he said he had powder enough to blow up the dwelling and would do so if they did not desist. Orders were given to capture him dead or live, when he fired again and wounded a man named Lewis, dangerously if not fatally. The desperado then closed the last act in the dreadful drama by shooting himself dead with a revolver.--Wheeling Union, May 4.
Whipped. --The Mayor yesterday awarded punishment to Peter Graham, a colored representative of Chesterfield, for bad conduct; he also had whipped Lewis, slave of Eliza Ryan; George, slave of Elizabeth Powers, and John, slave of Kennon Whiting, for stealing a box of tobacco (worth $10) from Gardner & Hall.