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five men were put on board to take her to the nearest port. As soon as the Sumter was out of sight, Captain Stroud succeeded in disarming the prize crew, put them in irons, and the brig, with three of the prisoners, is now on her way to New York. Two of the privateer prisoners were transferred from the Cuba to the Costa Rica, and were brought to New York. The same papers also bring a statement of another recapture: New York, July 21.--Arrived schooner S. J. Waring, one of the prizes captured by the privateer Jeff Davis. On the night of the 16th instant, when fifty miles south of Charleston, the steward, William Tilman, killed three of the prize crew with a hatchet. The other two were released; on promising to assist in working the Their names are James Wilmer and James Dawsett, formerly of New Jersey. The negro Tilman, with the aid of the rest of the crew, except one named Donald McCloud, who refused to assist in the recapture of the vessel, brought her to this port.
re put on board to take her to the nearest port. As soon as the Sumter was out of sight, Captain Stroud succeeded in disarming the prize crew, put them in irons, and the brig, with three of the prisoners, is now on her way to New York. Two of the privateer prisoners were transferred from the Cuba to the Costa Rica, and were brought to New York. The same papers also bring a statement of another recapture: New York, July 21.--Arrived, schooner S. J. Waring, one of the prizes captured by the privateer "Jeff Davis." On the night of the 16th instant, when fifty miles south of Charleston, the steward, William Tilman, killed three of the prize crew with a hatchet. The other two were released on promising to assist in working the vessel. Their names are James Wilmer and James Dawsett, formerly of New Jersey. The negro Tilman, with the aid of the rest of the crew, except one named Donald McCloud, who refused to assist in the recapture of the vessel, brought her to this port.
Police Court. --Yesterday, William White, who represented himself as a free darkey, was ordered 15 lashes for having no register and engaging in the pleasant diversion of throwing watermelon rinds in the street — William Tilman, a soldier, arrested for helping himself to other people's melons in the 1st Market, was sent before Major Griswold. The same disposition was made of Wm. Ayer, charged with the same offence.--Aaron, slave of Mitchell Tompson, committed for having no pass and obstructing the streets near the Central depot, by selling fruits near there.--George Johnson was fined $10 for permitting a nuisance on his lot. --Hillyard Alley was fined $5 for obstructing the 2d Market.