The Celebrated Ram and Iron Clad Virginia

DISTINGUISHED ARRIVALS. – Captain Robert E. Pegram, of the C. S. Steamer Nashville, and Lieut. Catesby Jones, of the blown up splitting-ram Merrimac, arrived in Richmond yesterday from Petersburg. The entire force engaged upon the Merrimac, consisting of some four hundred and fifty men, arrived on the same train. — From the Richmond Enquirer, 13 May […]

Give the Anderson a Wide Berth

DANGEROUS PRACTICE. — The adolescent juvenility of the city are much given to practicing the dangerous amusement of clinging to the engine Jos. R. Anderson, as it passes through 8th street, from the Petersburg to the Fredericksburg Depot.  An unlucky slip will cause some of them to be crushed into jelly, when a great hue and […]