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Presidency of the Confederacy at Richmond. He
was with him when caught by the Union troops in
southwest Georgia, and was also confined with him
in the " Rip-Raps," at Hampton Roads, Virginia.
After the war, Mr. Jones kept up a correspondence
with Mr. Davis, until his death, and received a new
photograph whenever Mr. Davis had a new one
taken. Mr. Jones is now an honored citizen of Ra¬
leigh, and a member of the Board of Aldermen.