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is life, barely escaping from their murderous clutches. An other occurrence of a similar character occurred on Front street, between Sycamore and Broadway. Mr. Baylis, of Ruffin's independent detective office, who was passing by at the time, compelled a policeman who was standing by to arrest the perpetrator of the outrage and he was taken to the Hammond street station house. In the afternoon an Irishman threw a large boulder at a negro who was passing by on Front street, at the corner of Sycamore. The negro drew a large horse pistol, and pointing it in the direction of his assailant fired, but without hurting any one, although the ball must have passed very near a gentleman who was riding by in a buggy. The negro was chased by the crowd some distance up Sycamore street, but succeeded in making his escape. Later in the afternoon two firemen, employed on the Leonora, were rather seriously injured by these rioters, one being struck on the head by a huge lump of coal, and the oth