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Daily Report

Saturday, October 29, 1859

Birthdays

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Richard Snowden Andrews

Turns 29 on this date
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Daniel Decatur Emmett

Turns 44 on this date
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Joseph Horace Lewis

Turns 35 on this date
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William Wallace Merrick

Turns 22 on this date
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Theodore Runyon

Turns 37 on this date
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Robert Ewing Younger

Turns 6 on this date

Events

Lawmaking/Litigating John Brown stands trial in Charlestown, Virginia
10/27/1859 to 10/31/1859
Slavery/Abolition Mob destroys the office of Abolitionist newspaper in Newport, Kentucky
10/28/1859 to 10/29/1859