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In Trouble. --Richard L. Bohannon, the youth who was, on Monday, sent on to be examined before a called Court of Hustings, for purloining a case of instruments owned by Dr. E. L. Carter, was brought before the Mayor again yesterday, charged with stealing thirty dollars and fifty cents from Mr. Edward Norvell. The latter deposed that, about two weeks since, he went to the Spotswood Hotel and called for some cigars. In paying for them, he took out his purse and laid it down, his attention having been called off for a moment. Bohannon was standing by at the time. On turning round, he missed both the prisoner and the money. The former, he saw leaving the hotel, but at too great a rate of speed for him to overtake him. Feeling convinced that Bohannon had appropriated the money, he waited quietly until the next morning, knowing that if such was the case, he would try to get off on the Danville cars to visit a relative in the country. Bohannon made his appearance at the ticket off
Hustings Court. --Presents Recorder Caskie, and Aldermen R. D. Sanxay James Bray, Wm. W. Timberlake, and Wm. B. Smith. The following is a summary of yesterday's transactions: Richard Lafont Bohannon was examined for stealing $30 from Edward Norvell on the 25th day of January, and remanded for trial before Judge Lyons. The prisoner was acquitted of the charge of stealing a case of surgical instruments from Dr. Elijah L. Carter, worth $25--an offence for which he had been sent up by the Mayor. Charles, a slave, the property of John Tyler, was tried for stealing $160 in bank notes from. James B. Grant, on the 13th day of January, and ordered 39 lashes. Fendall Thomas was examined for stealing, on the 1st of December, 1861, a gold chain, worth $25, from Geo. Purcell, and acquitted. Joseph Calvin Henry was examined for maliciously cutting and stabbing Pryor, a slave, on the 15th of January, with intent to kill. The prisoner was remanded for trial before Judge L
rd heavy firing in our rear, which the infantry quite as hotly returned. We soon learned that the enemy, who had escaped Heth, had been following us up all day, and were attacking us with a much superior force; but, all praise to the gallant heroes of Donelson, under Wharton and Hennshall, they were driven in a perfect run from the field. During this engagement the men were exposed to the hottest fire, and I will say that I never saw men, both of the infantry and artillery, bear themselves more gallantly. Col. Wharton, Major Hennshall, and Capt. Peter Otey commanded the infantry, while Lieut. Edward Norvell and O. Serg't John B. Langhorne commanded the rifled gun, which did such execution. Where all bore themselves so well, it would be doing injustice to particularize. The loss of the enemy was 211 killed and wounded, while we lost but one man killed and twelve wounded. They left us to bury their dead, which enables us to speak with accuracy as to their loss. Soldier Boy.