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Indecency.-Men and boys are occasionally seen bathing from steamboats on the landing, and at the foot of Beal street. The river police are looking out for such and intend introducing them to the recorder.

Infanticide.-A bundle was found on Sunday sunk in the bayou at Wellington street bridge, by means of some heavy pieces of iron attached to it. On exami- nation the contents proved to be the body of a fine, new born, male child.

Memphis Daily Appeal, July 9, 1861.


> 4th KY Cav (US) soldierĀ writes July 9th, 1862, from Wartrace, TN

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