If he attempts to escape he is to be fired upon by the sentry, the orderly, and the officer of the watch. ... It is to be carefully borne in mind that the prisoner is put on board for safe-keeping and transportation to the United States- and that ... on the poop, will be present when uAr prisoner is taken to the water-closet, will see the door locked on his return- and hand :ir key to the officer of the watrh. ... At the discretion of the commander !t window may be left open in the daytime in sunny weather.
|Title||:||THE REPORTS OF THE COMMITTEES OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, MADE DURING THE SECOND SESSION THIRTY-NINTH CONGRESS, 1866-'67.|