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The Daily Dispatch: January 30, 1861., [Electronic resource], An incident of the last war. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: February 13, 1861., [Electronic resource], The
Peace Conference. (search)
Police Court. --Justice Caskie presided yesterday, in the absence of the Mayor. Chastain Farrar was arrested for improperly using a horse belonging to Francis T. Scott, while on a frolic; but as there was no malicious or criminal intent, he was discharged from custody. Fanny Lockley, free woman of color, was punished for receiving a stolen ring, and ordered to return to her home in King and Queen forthwith. Jim Hobson, free negro, received an admonition for having fire-arms in his possession. A warrant against Tim Sullivan, for beating Mary Murphy, was dismissed on payment of costs. Patrick Cummings, charged with buying a lot of cabbage in the 1st Market and selling the same in the 2d Market, was fined $5. A confiscation of the edible plants was also ordered, and they were legally cabbaged by the city.
The Daily Dispatch: February 14, 1861., [Electronic resource],
Virginia State Convention. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: April 8, 1861., [Electronic resource], Forging Virginia State bonds. (search)
Forging Virginia State bonds. --Detectives King and Slowey, on Friday, arrested a young man calling himself James Elliott, charged with having forged and uttered Virginia State six percent. bonds to the amount of several thousand dollars. It appears that three weeks ago the accused, who was then in Washington, sent to Livermore, Clews & Mason, brokers, at No. 29 Wall street, several of the above bonds to negotiate, which they did, and returned him the proceeds. A few days ago, these bonds to the amount of $3,500, were again sent them by the accused, who, however, in his correspondence, signed himself "R. M. Barbour." The brokers were desired to sell the bonds and retain the proceeds subject to his draft. From some informality in the correspondence, they were led to suspect the character of the bonds, and on making the necessary inquiries, ascertained them to be forgeries. In the meantime, Barbour alias Elliott, drew for $1,000 on account, but the brokers allowed his draft to "
The Daily Dispatch: May 13, 1861., [Electronic resource], Terrorism in New York — effect of the war on business, &c., &c. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: November 19, 1860., [Electronic resource], [Telegraphic Dispatches.] (search)
The Daily Dispatch: November 19, 1860., [Electronic resource], From the
The Daily Dispatch: February 6, 1861., [Electronic resource],
House of Delegates. (search)