Here is the paper: it is a bench warrant of commitment on a charge of conspiracy, and Stanton is to be locked up.
He bean't afeard of 'em, and a bench warrant out ag'in him for high treason.
A presentment was made against McNaughton, the usual process was moved for and a bench warrant issued.
They were then taken upon a bench warrant charging them with treason which superseded the writ.
He was immediately committed under a bench warrant, but was liberated almost at once.
Why not followed by a bench warrant, or a requisition from the Governor of Pennsylvania?
He afterwards told me that "this was the only time he was ever taken on a bench warrant."