t term, the defendant having forfeited the recognizance by not appearing when solemnly called.
The Grand Jury met at 11 o'clock, and found true bills against Caroline Cates, Caroline Carr, Elizabeth Beatty, Eliza Ann Johnson, David H. Hughes, John Delworth, and Richard Morris, alias Johnson, for misdemeanors.
The Grand Jury then adjourned till this morning at 12 o'clock, when witnesses will be prompt in attendance.
A German, by the name of Julius Saeft was examined for stabbing Philip Lange and August Wittsorf, and discharged, it being proven to the satisfaction of the Court that the prisoner acted in self-defence.
A fine of ten dollars and the costs of prosecution was imposed on Mrs. Eliza Van-Lew, for permitting her slave to go at large.
Patrick Haley, from Rockingham county, charged with stealing a horse, of the value of $125, from Jno.N. Hill, of Harrisonburg, was examined and discharged.
Joseph Parrish and William Kinsey, who were convicted some months si