allad offered for sale — Margaret saying it was turnip ballad, and Mrs. B. styling it mustard — during which the lie was given by the black vender of vegetables.
The owner of the negro appealed to His Honor to revoke his decision, as her servant was of unexceptionable character, while the complainant was known by everybody, particularly the members of the police, as a woman not to be believed on oath.
Several of the officers were thereupon sworn, neither of whom knew anything derogatory to Mrs. B.'s good name.
His Honor adhered to the decision.
Barney Tracey, charged with assaulting and beating Lewis Antelotti, on Sunday afternoon last, was sent on for indictment by the Grand Jury, and held to bail for his appearance.
William, slave of Sylvester Magruder, was ordered to be whipped for stealing a pair of boots from Elizabeth Dawson.
Florence Rivers, charged with stealing wearing apparel and jewelry from Ann M. Myers, was, after the testimony of witnesses, discharge