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e him Peter Reynolds, a soldier, charged with being engaged in the murder of John Gordon, a Yankee deserter, who was stabbed at the house of Ann Thomas, on Cary st, e effects of the stab on the night of the 18th of November. After being wounded Gordon was taken to the Heningsen hospital, where every attention was paid him by Dr. Watson and the nurses. On the night of the stabbing, Gordon was in Miss Thomas's parlor with Peter Reynolds and Martin Riddles. Gordon, forgetting his parole, aGordon, forgetting his parole, and his obligations to the Southern Confederacy, commenced bragging about Abe Lincoln's Government, and how the South was to be overrun. Taking this as an insult, Reyinflicted a wound about one-inch long, which bled freely. Riddres then dragged Gordon out of the house, and another party told him to run or he would be shot. Awas held over the body on the 19th inst., when the jury returned a verdict that Gordon came to his death by blows inflicted with some sharp instrument, and that Peter