on Main street buying some flour, and had sent to ask Mr. Me to lend her $60. Mr. Mc without hesitation gave the negro the money, but on seeing Miss Johnson learned that she had never sent for any money, and that the whole story was a fabrication.
Dolly Harris, a free negro, was charged with stealing clothing from Nicholas Carroll.
An armful of clothing of various descriptions, was brought into court by the police who had arrested Dolly, and Carroll claimed it all, and also a small amount of silver and copper coin found in her possession.
Some of the clothing was proved by white witnesses to belong to the negro, and one pair of black pants were marked J. C. Hobson.
The case was continued.
John Collins was fined ten dollars for trading with negroes without the consent of their owners.
Billy Jenkins, a free negro, who had been arrested in the street by officer Griffin with two pieces of bacon, of which he could give no satisfactory account, was ordered to be whipped.