From the Richmond Dispatch, 3/16/1863, p. 2, c. 3
THE SUFFERERS BY THE EXPLOSION OF THE LABORATORY, on 7th st., including the parents of children injured there, are requested to report to me their locality and condition, that they may receive the aid and comforts which have been provided for them by the benevolence of the people of this city.
JOS. MAYO, Mayor.
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