THE MARYLAND LEGISLATURE AND THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD
Baltimore, Jan. 18 1860
In the Legislature today resolutions were introduced offering a reward for the arrest of Thomas Garrett, of Wilmington, Delaware, in order to have him tried on the charge of stealing slaves from the citizens of Maryland. The resolutions were discussed and referred to the Committee on Judiciary. Various propositions for the reward at from $2,000 to $5,000.