Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: October 9, 1863., [Electronic resource].
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Cook for hire --For the rest of the year, a woman without encumbrance, who is a good cook and laundress. J H Montague. [oc 9--1t*]
Twenty five dollars reward --Will be paid for the apprehension and delivery of my servant girl Cornelius, who ran away on the 1st inst. Said girl is 14 years old, well grown, and of dark brown color, with no marks. She had on when she left a homespun dress, faded; no shoes. She is supposed to be in the neighborhood of Manchester. I will give the above reward for her apprehension, and $10 for the conviction of the party who is harboring her. John Charlton. Manchester, Oct. 6, 1863. Petersburg Express copy six times. oc 7--4t
The Yankee government of West Virginia --The formation of the Yankee Government of Virginia is now complete. The capital is temporarily established at Alexandria. The following are the names of the State officers; Francis H. Pierpont, Governor; L. P. C. Cowper, Lieutenant Governor; L. A. Hagens, Secretary of State; G. P. Smith, Treasurer, L. W. Webb, Auditor; F. E. Foster, Adjutant General, L. J. Bowden, Attorney General.
Our Chief Dangers. --It is a mortifying fact that the principal obstacles which still obstruct the success of our cause are to be found among ourselves, in the insatiate greed of gain which has seized upon all classes and the fault-finding spirit which is so freely indulged towards a Government which has accomplished more with the means at its command than has ever been accomplished in the same time by any other Government under the sun. The enemy, frantic to discover some weak point in our harness, may well interpret the high prices of articles essential to life as evidences of an inability to produce our own supplies, which will prove a most powerful ally of his arms; whereas, in point of fact, the land is teeming with plenty, and the high prices are the results of causes which have nothing to do with the capacity of production. So, too, the grumblings and growling at the Government may be seized upon as evidence of fatal dissensions among ourselves, thereby encouraging the L
Two hundred and Fifty dollars reward --Ranaway from the subscriber, on the evening of the 28th inst, a young negro man named John, formerly the property of Mr. Charles Cook, of Hanover, by whom he was sold on the morning of the 28th inst, at the auction house of Hill, Dickinson & Co. Said negro is about 19 years of age, beardless, and has a small scar upon the shin of his right leg; black, straight, and well proportioned. The above reward will be paid upon his delivery to Hill, Dickinson & Co or myself. Robert H Davis. [se 30--ts]
One hundred dollars reward. --Left the residence of Mr. Fore, on Clay street, Monday morning, 5th inst, my negro woman Julia, taking with her a male child between three and four years old. Said woman is about 21 years old, black, very stout, long bushy hair, and has naturally a pleasant countenance. She may probably try to make her way back to Lynchburg as she says her husband lives there, or in the neighborhood. I will give the above reward if delivered to me at Mrs. E N Drewry's, on Grace street, between Foushee and Adams, or secured in any jail so that I get her again. Wm H Davis. [oc 7--ts]
Mississippi election. Meridian, Oct. 7. --It is believed that Clarke is elected Governor. At Enter-prise the vote stood as follows: Clarke, 556; West, 182; Davis, 63. At Meridian the vote was as follows: Clarke, 499; Davis, 105; West, 133. For Congress, in this district, Ren leads Barksdale about 200. Few returns in. Mississippi election. Meridian, Oct. 7. --It is believed that Clarke is elected Governor. At Enter-prise the vote stood as follows: Clarke, 556; West, 182; Davis, 63. At Meridian the vote was as follows: Clarke, 499; Davis, 105; West, 133. For Congress, in this district, Ren leads Barksdale about 200. Few returns in.