Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: January 24, 1861., [Electronic resource].
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The National crisis. Hon. Sherrard Clemens in the House — the contemplated Seizure of the Brooklyn Navy Yard — a battery Erected on the Mississippi river--letter from Ex-President Fillmore--salute for an Ex-commander, &c. Capt. Alfred Cumming, late Governor of Utah, a graduate of West Point, and for sixteen years connected with the United States Army, was elected Lieutenant-Colonel of the Augusta (Ga.) Independent Volunteer Battalion on Saturday. Col. Cumming will immediate
y arrangements were made as unostentatiously as possible.
Although, fortunately, their services were not required, convincing proof was afforded of the promptitude of the citizen soldiery to maintain the laws.
A battery Erected on the Mississippi river at Vicksburg.
The following paragraph from the Memphis Appeal, shows that guns have been planted at Vicksburg by order of the Governor of Mississippi, to intercept all passing steamboats:
The order of the Governor of Mississippi t
For Sale, from 90 to 100 Likely and Valuable Negroes: also, A Tract of Land at Louisa Court-House. By virtue of a decree of the Circuit Court of Louisa county, pronounced in the suits of Timberlake's distributees vs. Timberlake's executors and others, we shall proceed to sell st. Louisa Court-House, on Monday, the 11th day of February, 1861, commencing at 10 o'clock A. M., from 90 to 100 likely Negroes, the property of the estates of Henry, Elizabeth and Polly Timberlake, dec'd, late of Louisa county. The sale will be continued from day to day until completed. We will also sell on the same day, a tract of Land lying in the same county, not far from Thompson's Cross Roads, being the tract on which Miss Elizabeth Timberlake resided at the time of her death. Terms of Sale.--As to the Slaves: On a credit of 6 months, the purchaser giving bonds with good security, bearing interest from the day of sale, with liberty, however, to any purchaser to pay the whole or any part of
From Washington.[special Correspondence of the Dispatch.] Washington, Washington.Jan, 22, 1861. Bleeding Kansas walked into the Abolition Union yesterday, and the Senators of three Southern States walked out. Two men of doubtful ability, and representing an idea at war with all justice, all honest Government, will replace ten men of the heroic mould and powerful mind of Toombs, Davis and Hammond. A precious Union for Virginia to cling, as and raise a blubbering "och hubbaboo" for peace. The Republicans won't give her at least decent pretext for so doing. The leave-taking of the seceding Senators was touching and solemn beyond description. It seemed to rouse the Abolitionists, for the first time, to a sense of the vast importance of setual and everlasting dissolution. Now they may possibly fling a meatless bone to the Border States. But, mark me, so long as there is even one slave State under the same Government with them, so long will they have the basis of an anti-