exander for safe keeping until Monday morning when his Honor will decide the question of jurisdiction between his Court and Court-martial over offences committed by soldiers in this city.
Josephine DeMerritt, Anna Lewis, Kate Clinton, Mary Brown, and Agnes Richardson, charged with keeping a house of evil name fame, and reputation, &c., were required to give security in the sum of $300 to answer an indictment.
Alonzo, slave of H. W. Murray, was ordered twenty lashes for beating Elizabeth Cosby, a free woman.
Julia Ann, for using abusive language to and beating a white child, was ordered 15 lashes.
A negro named William was ordered 15 lashes for smoking a cigar in the street and running from the watchmen.
Jackson, slave of Chas. C. Ellett, was charged with huckstering in the market, but the offence consisting of the purchase and sale of only one watermelon, the prisoner was discharged.
Court of Hustings.--A special session of this Court was held Saturday mo