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Mayor's Court. --Yesterday was a light day with the Mayor. We give below a brictmention of the cases: Sam, slave of the Confederate States, was ordered to receive fifteen inches for having in his possession two flannel shirts and two sheets, which he was unable to establish a clear table to. Nat, slave of Maria Bohannon, arrested by the police for going at large, in violation of law, was sent on to the Hustings Court. A negro boy named Purson, slave of Leigh Powell, was ordered to be whipped for creating a disturbance in the street and resisting the officer who took him in custody. Two slaves, named Peter and Spencer, were arraigned on the charge of strating pig iron from the Danville Railroad. The evidence proving their guilt, they were sent on to the Hustings Court for further examination. A white boy named Arthur Nanck, arrested on the charge of stealing, bacon from James W. Turner, was based to answer the offence before the Hustings Court. Robe
Hustings Court. --The Court of Magistrates disposed of the following cases yesterday: The charge of felony against Mary E. Altice was examined into, and the accused sent on for final trial before Judge Lyons. Maria Bohannon, having failed to answer when her name was called, though summoned, a rule was awarded against her for contempt of Court, returnable on Friday next. James H. Wilson, alias Toombs, was examined and sent on for trial on the charge of felony. The charge of felony against William K. Ellet and Robert H. Cotton was examined into, and the accused acquitted of the offence. A slave of Col. Washington, named Nathan, charged with stealing one gold watch and chain, the property of Upham Roy, was taken up, and, after a patient examination, he was discharged of the stealing, but was ordered 39 lashes for receiving the name, knowing them to have been stolen. William E. Wade was fined $10 for contempt of Court in failing to attend as a witness
tealing the articles above enumerated. The other parties were discharged. For want of security to be of good behavior for twelve months, John P. Smith, a person of evil fame and dissolute habits, was locked up in the city jail. Smith has recently been pardoned out of the Penitentiary. Charles Langford, white, charged with being a deserter from company D, Capt. L. Hawley, 10th Va. cavalry, was sent to the Provost Marshal. William, slave of Peter Webster, and Nal, slave of Maria Bohannon, charged with stealing sixteen bags from the Confederate States, two of which were full of corn, were sent on before the Hustings Court for further examination. George Engle, a white man, charged with receiving the same, knowing them to have been stolen, was also sent to the Hustings Court, and bailed for his appearance. Mrs. Mary Riley was required to give security for her appearance before the Court of Hustings, to give some account of a lot of sewing thread, writing paper, set o