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The Daily Dispatch: January 31, 1861., [Electronic resource],
House of delegates. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: February 5, 1861., [Electronic resource],
Two Slavers Captured. (search)
Preparing for force. --The House, on Saturday, passed the bill authorizing the President at any time between this and the 1st of July to borrow $25,000,000 on the credit of the United States.
The Daily Dispatch: February 13, 1861., [Electronic resource], Sudden death of
, of the Hon. J. A. Rockwell Connecticut. (search)
We understand that the City Alms-House will be entirely completed and ready for occupancy by the 1st of July. By it the facilities for properly managing and taking care of the different classes of destitute persons who may seek shelter within its walls, is greatly increased. The male and female paupers will be kept separate, and the Superintendent, if he chooses, can make a distinction even in the degree of comfort attainable by those who seek such a refuge ex necessitate, and those who willingly ask the shelter of its protecting roof while abundantly able to earn an honest livelihood, if so inclined. If labor is held up to the gaze of some of the inmates of the present "Poor-House," though stalwart and able of body, they would fly from the premises instanter. The project of uniting a work-house to the City Jail, which sometime since culminated in the expenditure of a considerable amount of city funds, terminated in a complete fizzle, so far as the ends sought to be obtained
The Daily Dispatch: March 30, 1861., [Electronic resource], Evening session. (search)
From Washington. Washington, March 29.--During the late Executive session of the Senate about 400 nominations were confirmed, nearly fifty of which were sent in by the President yesterday. Gen. Wm. Kickey was elected Assistant Secretary of the Senate, and not Secretary, as stated. Asbury Dickens retains the latter position. The appropriation for building the seven steam sloops will not be available until after the 1st of July. The events in the South are occupying the Administration to-day. G. W. Lane, recently confirmed as Judge for Alabama, will, it is said, endeavor to hold his Court at Athens. The receipts into the Treasury last week were about $600,000. The nett balance on hand was upwards of a million and a half dollars.
The Daily Dispatch: April 6, 1861., [Electronic resource], The Dissolution. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: April 8, 1861., [Electronic resource], Forging Virginia State bonds. (search)