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Bombarding a House. --Thomas N. Doyle a soldier, from Georgia, and Charles Harrison, from the steamer Jamestown, were arrested on Monday, at the witching hour of midnight for throwing stones at a house occupied by "Belle Jones, the location of which was not stated in the testimony. The morality of the offence did not, in the opinion of the recorder, dignify their further detention and the accused were discharged from custody yesterday — Some wholesome advice was given which, if heeded, will keep them out of difficulty hereafter.
ransport Cotton Plant, when about one mile from the shore. As soon as the Colonel opened fire on them, they began to retreat. The howitzers were commanded by Lieut. J. R. Sturgis, with 40 men. When the Colonel saw they were about to retreat, he embarked the guns of his three companies on board of a flat-boat, for the purpose of effecting a landing and putting chase after them. Company B, commanded by Captain Nesbitt; Company E, commanded by Captain Griffin, and Company N, commanded by Captain Jones, were landed immediately, leaving the remaining portion of the 3d Georgia Regiment, and the North Carolina Regiment, some four or five miles in the rear, on board the other vessels of the fleet. The three companies that landed consisted of 210 men, while the enemy, from their muster rolls, were about 1200 strong. When the Colonel landed he had signalled the remaining portion of the Georgia 3d to advance, and when near shore they commenced embarking in their flat-boats. Col. Wright
$20 reward --For the delivery of Virginius who absconded from the Capitol House, Main street, on Sunday, the 8th Sept.--He is a black Negro Boy, near 18 years old, has a large, long head thick lips under one hanging down. He has been seen at the Old Market house, selling from a country cart. The above reward will be paid for his apprehension and delivery in Mr. Grady's jail, near Cary street. He may have gone off with some of the late regiments of soldiers. B. Jones, Ag't. for O Jarvis. Trustee. oc 3--6t*