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Assaulting the watchmen. --Wm. Cavanaugh, Thomas Davlin and James W. Carsow were arrested and caged last Tuesday night, for assaulting and beating watchmen Franklin and Ball, while in the discharge of their lawful duty. The trio, who are said to reside in Rocketts old field, came to the city to put it to rights, and hearing music and dancing in Frank Botto's house, near the corner of 24th and Main streets, stepped in without invitation and commenced an exhibition of their proficiency in the terpsichorean art. Botto, having no fancy for such familiarity, forced the party into the street, and the watchmen arriving at the same moment commanded the peace. Carsow having his blood stirred up, instantly drew a bead on Franklin, and give him a dig on the head, which Franklin returned with interest, causing the claret to flow.--Cavanaugh then pitched in with his shillalah, but Franklin parried his blows, and gave him an "upper cut" above the fly trap that settled his hash. Davlin, find
The city Railway is about to be commenced, and the contracts have been made for the timbers and the iron rails. The timbers are to be the very best Florida pine, and the rails are to be made of the most superior pattern. The road is to extend from Rocketts to Brooke Avenue, passing up Main and 9th and Broad Streets; and when completed, will prove of incalculable convenience to the public, and no doubt profitable to the stockholders.