From the Richmond Enquirer, 7/19/1862, p. 1, c. 7

PUNISHED AND ORDERED AWAY. Caroline, a free woman of color, was convicted before the Mayor on yesterday of stealing sheets and pillow-slips from the Winder Hospital, in consequence of which she was ordered fifteen lashes. Being also in the city without the requisite documents, she was ordered back to Hanover, where she belongs.

 

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