”Executive Department, Columbia, October 19, 1872.
On the recommendation of the Superintendent of the Penitentiary,the following named prisoners, whose conduct has been good, and whose term of service has nearly expired, have been pardoned, and are ordered to be discharged :
…Larkin Ware, … Pardoned October 22,1872.
ROBERT K. SCOTT, Governor.”
Report of State Officers, Board and Committee to the General Assembly of South Carolina, by South Carolina General Assembly, 1873, page 700