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Of evil name, &c. --A young female, calling herself Emma Marsh, a resident of Mulberry Grove, Cary street, was arraigned for being a person of evil name, fame, &c., and indulging in horseback exercise on one of the public streets of the city in company with a person said to be a Lieutenant in the army, to the disgust of decent people, and against the peace and dignity of the Commonwealth. There was no dodging the issue, as the Mayor happened to be an eye witness to the capers cut by the parties. Miss Emma went to jail under a demand for $150 security to keep the peace.
all the parties found in the house. About 2 o'clock it was surrounded by the police and armed guard, and the inmates, male and female, marched off to the cage, as persons of evil name, fame, and reputation. The men gave the names of Wilson Williams, George Grase, Benedict Howard, John F. Peregey, Edward Lightfoot, John Harrison, and Frank Gillian. The women registered as A. E. Thomas, Mary Jones, Lissy Hodges, Maggie Clark, Lucretia Bywaters, (alias Sue Price,) Sarah Smith, Mary Davis, Emma Marsh, Nellie Porter, and Jenny Barnes. Early Sunday morning the cage being too crowded, most of the prisoners were sent to the city jail. The unfortunate man who was shot was known as Capt. J. O. Withmell, and hailed from Louisville, Ky. After being shot he was carried to his room at the Exchange Hotel, and Dr. Conway called in to attend him. The ball was found to have been received in the back, and was extracted from the surface of the abdomen, having passed through the body. After lingerin
through the alley; the fence is very high. Dr. L. R. Waring: Was called to see deceased about 12 o'clock Saturday night. Found him lying on bed in No. 218, suffering a good deal of pain.--Examined the body, and found that the ball had entered the back near the spinal column, a little below the right kidney. The ball passed almost directly through the body, and was extracted near the navel. Death was the result of the shooting.--The deceased had no suspicions as to who shot him. Emma Marsh being sworn deposed: Was in the parlor when some one knocked at the door. Didn't go to the window. Don't know who knocked.--Nellie called Mr. Hiltzhimer's name. Don't know any of those in the parlor. Don't know deceased. No gentleman was in witnesses' room that night.--Three men were in the house. Two went out. The one left was a captain. Lucretia Bywaters deposed: Had been sick. Was in my room asleep Had not been in the parlor for two weeks. Heard no pistol. Knew Mr. Hiltzhim