casion afterwards several times to sell himself advantageously as a substitute leaving, in nearly every instance, as soon as he had realized the pecuniary advantage to be expected by the transaction.
John, slave of Henry Spradling, was ordered to be committed to jail as a runaway.
The owner of this darkey is a Georgia soldier.
William A. Brazeal and John Watson, two soldiers, of Hood's division, were arraigned for conducting themselves in a disorderly manner at the Theatre on Friday night. while under the influence of ardent spirits.
Joseph, slave of Wm. H. Fry, was charged with insolence to Mrs. Peter Harris.
She did not appear, and the Mayor let him off.
Oscar a small boy, owned by Mrs. Tucker, Moore, slave of Mrs. Smith, and Polly, slave of A. J. Crane, were charged with being concerned in the abduction of a gold watch, worth $75, and a neck-tie, from R. H. Hale.
There were strong grounds for suspicious, but no direct proof, and the parties were discharged.