t which, when taken by the lady examining the smuggler, Mrs. Baxley rushed at her, and getting hold of the paper, tore it in two.
The lady examiner rushed at Mrs. B., at the same time calling assistance.
Mr. Brigham, who stood outside while the operation was going on, rushed into the saloon and found Mrs. Baxley hors du combat,but vanquished, and the document, though torn, in the possession of the Provost Marshal's Aid.
The document proved to be a commission from Jeff. Davis to a Dr. Septimus Brown, of Baltimore, also passes and direction for him to run the Federal blockade, in order to gain the rebel domains.
The other documents in the keeping of this female smuggler proved to be a treasonable correspondence, and by this time some of the iniplicated parties are closely watched, if not already immured in a dungeon, Dr. Seplimus Brown was immediately taken prisoner and turned over to the tender mercies of Colonel Morris, at Fort McHenry.
Mrs. Baxley was taken to a hotel and