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Virginia Post-office appointments. --The following list of appointments is announced in the Baltimore Sun, of Monday last: Henry S. Van Wickle, postmaster at Ayr Hill, Fairfax county, vice Margaret Williams, removed. Vespasian Chancellor, postmaster at Chancellorsville, Spotsylvania county, vice S. S. Guy, resigned. Wm. Ruskell, postmaster at Chester, Chesterfield county, vice B. F. Lindsay, resigned. Alpheus T. King, postmaster at Lebanon White Sulphur Springs, Augusta county, vice Martin Evans, resigned. James T. Nottingham, postmaster at Sea View. Northampton county, vice Jas. B. Scott, resigned. James W. Magruder, postmaster at Union Mills, Fluvanna county, vice Thomas C. Morris, resigned. John W. Mackasay, postmaster at Boydton, Mecklenburg county, Va., vice R. A. Puryear, resigned. Charles Price, postmaster at Ivy Depot, Albemarle county, Va., vice Wm. H. Cosby, resigned. The post-office at Elbe Cottage, Alexandria county, Va., Mrs. Julia Brown, postmistress,
North Carolina troops. --The First Regiment of North Carolina Volunteers are under orders to proceed to Virginia. The following companies constitute the Regiment:--Orange Light Infantry, Capt. Ashe; Warrenton Guards, Capt. Wade; Hornet's Nest Rifles, Capt. Williams; Enfield Blues, Capt. Bell; Lumberton Guards, Capt. Norment; Dublin Rifles, Capt. Kenan; Charlotte Greys, Capt. Ross; Thomasville Rifles, Capt. Miller; Granville Greys, Capt. Wortham; Columbus Guards, Capt. Ellis. The Cadets of the North Carolina Military Institute, eighty-five in number, are attached to this Regiment.--The utmost enthusiasm pervades the whole people of the State.
Cage cases. --The city police made a number of arrests yesterday, an enumeration of which we subjoin: Margaret Williams, arrested by officer Bibb, says she is free, no papers, from Norfolk, put in for abusing Mrs. Caphert's children in the street; Martha J. Scott, a colored individual, circumstanced like Williams, and charged with the same offence, was put in with her; James F. Shelley, a white man, was put in the cage by officer Morris for cheating and defrauding James McNulty out of $10Williams, and charged with the same offence, was put in with her; James F. Shelley, a white man, was put in the cage by officer Morris for cheating and defrauding James McNulty out of $100 by selling him a watch pretending it was gold when, in point of fact, it was anything else. Capt. John C. Bentley was put in for getting drunk and abusing and assaulting John P. Ballard in his own house; James M. Lilly was caged for getting drunk and stealing a knife and fork belonging to the proprietor of the American Hotel.
Mayor's Court, Wednesday, March 11th --Martin, slave of Robert Hinton, was brought up for going at large, and committed to be tried for the offence. Edmonia Newton and Margaret Williams, two negro women, representing themselves to be free, but without registers, were brought up for engaging in a fight at the house of Henrietta Newton Margaret Williams, having initiated the row, was ordered to be punished. The other defendant was discharged. Margaret States was brought up, charged with stealing a lot of furniture, worth $20, from Dees. She was rent on to the Alderman's Hustings Court to be tried for grand larceny. Daniel O. Sullivan, a soldier, arrested for getting drunk and behaving derly at the Marshall Theatre, was sent before the Provost Marshal.