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Selling fish Contrary to Ordinance. --R. F. Kirby, Pleasant Crew, Augustus Staples, Robert. Liggon, and T. F. Mosley, dealers in fish, were carried before the Recorder yesterday, and fined each $2 for selling fish in Pink Alley, and thereby violating the 3d section and 124th page of the market ordinances of the city.
ge L. thought should be the charge against the prisoner.] Augustus Staples, a free negro fishmonger in the Second Market, was charged wit The complainant testified that he had bought a bunch of fish from Staples, for which he paid him $20 in five dollar notes, which was all that was asked for them. As he was walking off, Staples called to him and said, "There are only $16 here, you own me four more," Seeing Mr. Tylre was $20. On again starting off with the fish in his possession, Staples accosted him (Davis) with the remark, "You have taken the advantagcer Griffin and Mr. Tyler, the clerk of the market, testified that Staples had proclaimed it in Davis's presence that he could received nothinty dollars," was the reply, whereupon D. put down four $5 bills. Staples then told him he could not take the fives for more than four dolla represented $20. Davis then took the notes and threw them towards Staples, whereupon he picked them up and tore them to pieces, remarking at
enry, slave of George Timberlake. Jim forged orders for the money he received. The Recorder ordered him to receive thirty-nine lashes on Saturday and thirty-nine more this morning. Samuel Laidy, charged with drunkenness and disorderly conduct in the street, was fined five dollars and then escorted by one of the police to the Provost marshal's office. John Maxwell, charged with trespassing upon the premises of Jesse Hutcheson and breaking the window blinds from his house, was held to security in the sum of $300 for his future good behavior. Brown and White were charged with giving Ethiopian performances at the Varieties without obtaining do so. Brown proved that he was in was altogether under the management of Mr. White. He was therefore discharged, and White was fined $20. A fine of $50 was imposed upon Augustus Staples, a free negro huckster, for buying Irish potatoes in the First Market to sell again in the Second Market. The potatoes were also confiscated.
Robbery. --On Saturday night, Augustus Staples, a well-known free negro huckster in the Second Market, was knocked down when near the corner of Third and Baker streets by three Yankee deserters, and then robbed of about fifteen hundred dollars in Confederate money. Staples had been at the house of a Mrs. Hulcher, on Third street, a few doors from Leigh, where he met with the three Yankees,dentifying those who had robbed him. The three fellows were soon pointed out to the officers by Staples, and approached by them on the subject. They readily acknowledged being with the sable huckste on the night before; but indignantly denied any participation in the robbery. In company with Staples, they said they walked to the corner of Duval and Third streets, where they left him, and proceeded to their quarters at the stable-yard. Although Staples was positive that these were the men who robbed him, yet, being a negro, and therefore incompetent to testify against white men, the offic
Mayor's Court, yesterday. --Three suspicious-looking men, named Daniel St. Clair, of South Carolina; George Deas and Willis Fife, paroled Yankee deserters, from New York; were before the Mayor, charged with felony and being concerned in the murderous assault upon, and robbery of, Michael Rourke, on Tenth and Cary streets, on Wednesday night. They were committed. Sam, slave of Ann Brook, and Augustus Staples, free negro, were charged with having in their possession one gold watch, the property of Robert F. Kirby, they knowing the same to have been stolen. The negroes were discharged, and Kirby hold to bail in the sum of one thousand dollars upon another, and separate, charge; that of attempting to shoot William J. Eppes with a gun, in a personal difficulty, in the Second Market. Andrew J. Boyd, for breaking a door-plate glass, of the value of one hundred and fifty dollars, in the store door of A. Gipperick, jeweler, corner of Fourteenth and Main streets, was hold in $30