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The draft having been completed in the second and third congressional districts, the examination of the drafted men will now proceed as rapidly as possible...

Baltimore Sun, May 20, 1864, p.1

IMPORTANT IF TRUE - A party of refugees, just arrived, bring late intelligence from Richmond.

Annapolis Gazette, April 14, 1864, p.2

Every drafted man should consult a Lawyer as to his rights under Act March 3d, '63, under which men are drafted, as it authorizes EXEMPTIONS OR DISCHARGES from service for nerly [sic] FORTY causes....

Southern Aegis and Harford County Intelligencer, January 1, 1864, p. 3.

Do the people of this county realize that a draft has been ordered to take place on the 5th of next January, and that our quota....

Cecil Whig (Elkton), December 26, 1863, p. 2. 

Judge Bond, of Baltimore City has addressed a remarkable letter to Secretary Stanton, in relation to the enlistment of persons of color within the limits of States which are exempted from the operation of the President's proclamation....

The Annapolis Gazette, September 9, 1863, Front Page.

CONTRACTS entered into to insure those subject to the Draft a release from it, and a release is guaranteed in all cases. Terms much less....

Baltimore County Advocate (Towsontown), August 15, 1863, p. 3.

I am only a plain mechanic and write to you in a simple way....

The Cecil Whig (Elkton), July 18, 1863, p. 2.

Some time since, a portion of Captain Clayton's Company of Calvary, belonging to the Maryland Purnell Legion, whilst engaged in looking up absent drafted men, stopped at the hotel....
Baltimore County Advocate, January 17, 1863, p. 2.
 

We have not heard particularly, but do not suppose that half of the men drafted in this county have reported at Camp Bradford, either in person or by substitute.  A large number of the substitutes....

The Baltimore County Advocate, November 15, 1862, p. 2.

On Saturday last, Col. Cresswell received information that the office of Seth D. Venable, at Princess Anne, Commissioner for Somerset County, had been burglariously entered.....

The Baltimore County Advocate, November 8, 1862, p. 1.

From what we can learn, a large number of men drafted from this county, have left for parts unknown since....

The Baltimore County Advocate, October 25, 1862, p. 2.

We have endeavored to obtain as much information as possible with regard to drafted men, for the benefit of those.....

The Baltimore County Advocate, October 25, 1862, p. 2.

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.

The regulations for enrolling and drafting the Militia, issued by the Secretary of War under an order by the President calling for 300,000 men....

The Cambridge Herald, August 27, 1862, p. 2.

The Baltimore News Sheet office was taken possession of on Thursday evening the 14th inst., by the police and the editors sent to Fort McHenry....
The Baltimore County Advocate (Towsontown, MD), August 23, 1862, p. 2.

The large bounty which has been offered by the City Council for recruits in the several Maryland regiments being raised in this city, together with the prospect of a draft....

The Maryland News Sheet (Baltimore), August 12, 1862, p. 4.