Has reason to apprehend that John Young, due to be executed for murder by
Lansing, the Sheriff of New York City, might be rescued from his custody. Suggests the
advisability of the presence of militia on that day under these
A number of prisoners have recently attempted to escape from the New York
jail, resulting in the death of two citizens. A special court of Oyer and terminer
should be held in the city and county of New York, as such outrages sh...
Transmits receipt for books of laws of the United States to be delivered
to the Secretary of State (Lansing) for disposal as directed by the resolutions of the
legislature at their late session.
A widespread plan to forge the notes of Boston and Massachusetts banks has
been uncovered. As he learned a printing press for this purpose was set up in New York
City, a messenger has a been sent express to New York to allow fo...