Mrs. Harris's (3 Maine Ave.)

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The police arrested Lizzie Moore, Francis Martin, Lizzie Paul, Lizzie Harris, Fannie Barnes, Kate Jones, Mary Wyley and Hester Chamberlain at Mrs. Harris's, No. 3 Maine Ave. The landlady was not arrested. Justice Ferguson dismissed two of the women, and charged the rest $5 each. All were told to go pick up their belongings and leave the city.

"Breaking Up the Peculiar Institution," National Republican, July 30, 1863.