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The Daily Dispatch: January 30, 1864., [Electronic resource] 8 0 Browse Search
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of Insolence. --Yesterday morning complaint was lodged before the Mayor against Pinkey, a negro girl belonging to R. E. Woodward, for using abusive and threatening language towards Mrs. E. B. Selden, and stealing from her servant woman a calico d her hands on her she would whip her within an inch of her life. She had also threatened to burn her house down. Mr. Woodward being sworn, informed the Court that Selden rented a house adjoining his own, and it frequently happened that their chhat Pinkey, his negro girl, was very insolent, at the same time intimating that they would give her a whipping. To this Woodward replied that if his servant was guilty of any impudence he himself would punish her, if informed of it. A day or two ago Upon demanding the reason for such a proceeding, Selden turned upon and gave him several severe blows about the head. Woodward was proceeding further, when the Mayor stopped him short and declined to hear anything more for the present. The case w