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e summoned to appear to-morrow for the trial of the misdemeanor cases on the docet of this Court. Rules were awarded against Peter F. Brown and John Knox, Commonwealth's witnesses, for falling to attend against Martha, a slave, charged with felony A colle prosequi was entered in the case of Thos. D. Budgins charged with grand larceny. Charles E Kent was fined ten dollars and costs for permitting his slave, Mary Ann, to go at large and hire herself out contrary to law. David Preston and Philip W. Reynolds were examined for effecting on the 19th of February a burglarious einto the storehouse of David Epstin and Harris Brill, corner of Main street and Locust alley, and stealing several pairs of shoes, sundry ready-made shirts four voas and other articles, valued at $100. They were sent on for trial before Judge Lyons. William, a slave, the property of George A. Hundley, and Rill, a slave, the property of Charles A Rose, were tried for a felony committed by them o
forging, on the 13th of April, Mary A. Paris's name to a check; Frederick Gansler, for stealing 5 dozen calf skins on the 30th of October, 1862; Mary Johnson, for felony, (rioting and theft) John Jones, for ditto; John W Butler, for stabbing with intent to kill Albert H. Hardle, on the 16th day of April; Patrick Martin and James Organ, for garroting William H. Hardgrove and robbing him of a gold watch; Elias Vanderlip and Philip Colgow, for stealing a seine belonging to John Hitchcock; David Preston and Philip Reynolds, for breaking into the store of D. Epstin &Co., on the 17th of February, and robbing the same; Fendall Thomas and Charles Porter, for stealing a lot of writing paper from Adolphus Morris; John Murphy, for shooting Martin Callahan, with intent to kill, on the 27th of April; E. D. Kenney, for receiving, on the 20th of March, a watch stolen from Mary A. Herman; John McCabe, for stealing two barrels of whiskey from Jos. Brummel, on the 23d of December, 1863; Patrick Tiern
he Libby prison Saturday and yesterday six Yankee prisoners were received. On yesterday the vigilant officers of the prison detected W. H. H. Welch, a commissioned officer of Co. D, 87th Pa., who had entered his name as a private, in hopes of hastening his exchange. He will, doubtless, be sentenced to confinement during the war, that being the sentence pronounced for a similar cheat last week. At Castle Thunder, N. B. Dickinson, Geo. Needham, John Ruley, Louis Budeauk, Jno. Booth, David Preston, Jas. Millan, Jno. Kelly, and Pat Phelan, were received, charged with attempting to escape to the enemy. The parties were arrested below the city with arms. They claimed that they were out on a "scout" by permission of Gen. Winder. Jas. Sexton, Pat Camick, and five soldiers, escaped from Castle Thunder yesterday morning, about 3 o'clock. In making their escape they seized, disarmed and carried off the sentinel, leaving his musket leaning against the fence. At the lower City S