e dresses done up in a bundle — all of which were taken charge of by Mr. Cousins and turned over to the proper owner yesterday morning, after the case was gotten through with.
The Mayor, at the close of the examination, announced his intention to send the prisoner on to the Hustings Court, but at the earnest solicitation of Mr. Gary, who intimated his purpose to sell her, the punishment was committed to thirty lashes, well laid on. Margaret was also whipped for harboring Henrietta.
Melinda Brown, Emma Tally, Sarah Pitt, Emma Smith, Virginia Wode, Mrs. Dr. Elizabeth Wilson; Amanda Logan, Nora Euright, Margaret Lynch, and Gracey Smith, were charged with keeping house of ill repute, where all sorts of lewd practices are indulged in. The accused are occupants of the upper part of a house on Wall street, between Main and Franklin, Over Russell's stables, and were represented by the witnesses as women of the most abandoned character, "continually cursing and swearing, and exhibiting t