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ondition. John Curry, charged with fighting in the 2d Market on the 25th of December, and John Finn, charged with fighting and firing pop-crackers in the same place on the same day, appeared, (act blaze, and as he would turn to see who fired one pack, another would explode in his rear. Messrs. Finn and Curry were in the crowd, but he could not say who created the disturbance. Mr. Wayne deposed that he saw Finn throw a pack of lighted crackers behind his (Wayne's) stall, and that Mr. Burton kicked it out. Witness went and struck Finn, a scuffle ensued, and he aimed a pistol at Finn, butFinn, a scuffle ensued, and he aimed a pistol at Finn, but did not fire it, because his arm was struck down. There was some further testimony, but nothing bearing especially upon either of the parties accused. Mr. Finn declared his purpose of getting oMr. Finn declared his purpose of getting out a warrant against Wayne for shooting at him, which he could prove. The Mayor said that he could go before the Grand Jury and present Mr. Wayne, if he thought proper; but in the meantime he would r