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The draft of the militia took place in the several counties of Maryland, as well as Baltimore city, on Wednesday last.  It was accompanied by no disturbance, as far as known. In Prince George's county,where some trouble was said to be apprehended.....

Baltimore Weekly Sun, October 18, 1862, p. 3.

On Sunday night last, a negro woman, the property of Mr. Matthews, Pastor of the Presbyterian Church of Elkton, absconded, taking with her, her child. Her absence was soon discovered....

The Cecil Whig (Elkton), June 28, 1862, p. 2.

The anomalous state of things here at this time, in connection with the institution of slavery, gives rise to new and unexpected incidents from day to day, which are not only perplexing....

Port Tobacco Times and Charles County Advertiser, May 29, 1862, p. 2.

The following is a copy of a Joint Resolution, which, it is stated, will be offered in the U.S. Senate by Mr. Wilson, of Massachusetts for aid to the people of Maryland and Delaware in abolishing slavery....

Port Tobacco Times and Charles County Advertiser, March 15, 1862, p. 2.

The voters of Charles County in favor of "State Rights," and all opposed to the present Civil War, are requested to meet....      

Port Tobacco Times and Charles County Advertiser, October 10, 1861, p. 2. 

Although, to some extent, in Maryland, the excitement consequent to the troubles of the nation, is declining, yet the troubles themselves are by no means over. We see no abatement of hostile purposes....

Port Tobacco Times and Charles County Advertiser,  May 16, 1861, p. 2.