In the Front Ranks As Dangerous Weapons

Pettifoggers. – Richmond, like many other cities of similar size and pretensions to respectability, is not entirely exempt from the presence of a lot of pettifogging, two-cent lawyers, who are seen usually in all their peculiar glory in the lower courts, the advocates of dubious and uncertain rights, and who as such obtain from the […]

This Will Little Avail Them

YANKEE SPIES. – Two Lincoln spies, giving the names of John Scully and Pryce Lewis, were arrested at the Monument Hotel on Friday last, and are now in prison.  The proof of their connection with the secret service of the enemy is most positive.  They were recognized on the street by a young lady, whose […]

The Health of the Yankee Mercenaries Continues to Be Quite Good

THE YANKEE PRISONERS. – We ascertain, from official sources, that the health of the Yankee mercenaries, whom the fortune of war have subjected to our control, continues to be quite good; notwithstanding the many disadvantages to which those entrusted with their care, are necessarily subjected.  Upwards of 1,700 Yankees are now confined in the several […]