|VOL. XIX.--NO. 63.||RICHMOND, VA., SATURDAY, MARCH 14, 1861.||PRICE ONCE CENT.|
THE OHIO FAT BOY--The body of Vantile Mack, the celebrated Ohio Fat Boy, who died in New York while exhibiting at Barnum's Museum, passed through Pittsburg on Thursday, by railroad. It was marked, "Agent Ohio Fat Boy, Darlington, Pennsylvania," and was described on the bill of lading as follows: "One Fat Boy-- dead. Double first class passenger freight. Weight, 600 pounds.--Freight, $2.50." The weight, as given above, includes the coffin and box.
Richmond Daily Dispatch, 14 March 1861.
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