by Delaney twice on the head with a stick, and then stabbed him — the cut disembowelling him. Delaney was supposed to be dying and an officer was sent to obtain his dying declarations.
The case of John Murray, for feloniously cutting and stabbing Michael Leary, (who has since died,) and James McCormick, was further continued until Saturday.
Lott Green, a negro who says he is free, but has no papers, was arrested for smoking a cigar in the street and ordered to be whipped.
William Hudson, another free boy, was ordered 15 lashes for disorderly conduct in the street.
Julia, slave of J. P. Ballard, charged with stealing $800 from a guest at the Ballard House, was discharged.
Joseph Bassett, a free negro, for threatening to strike a white boy in the Second Market
and using indecent language, was ordered to be whipped.
Hustings Court.--This Court adjourned finally for the present term on Saturday.
The docket comprised over seventy indictments--twenty-nin
Hon I G Harris, of Tenn; Hon E M Bruce, of Ky; Hon J B Clark, of Mo; Hon R W Johnson, of Ark; Hon Pierre Soule, of La; Hon Louis T Wigfall, of Texas.
Treasurer.--Wm H Macfarland, Esq, of Richmond.
Recording Secretary.--O F Weisiger, Esq, of Richmond.
Corresponding Secretary--Dr. W A Carrington, Medical Director, C S A.
Directors.--Surgeon-General Dr S P Moore, Dr T B McCaw, Dr C B Gibson, Rev M D Hoge, D D; Rev C Minnegerode, Rev J L Burrows, D D; Col John T Pickett, E L Hudson, Esq, John Enders, Esq.
In addition to about $1,200 received as fees for membership, the following donations were made before the adjournment of the meeting:
E M Bruce, Ky, $5,000; John T Pickett, $1,000; Jos W Carroll, N O, $1,000; T Branch, Petersburg, $1,000; Louis D Crenshaw and W G C, $1,500; Haxall & Crenshaw, $1,000; Dunlop, Moncure & Co, $1,000; R H Manry & Co, $1,000; W F Price, $250; Joseph H Crenshaw, $500; C W Purcell, $506; Samuel J Harrison, $500; B Desha Harman, Ky,