brigantine Black Squall, Capt. King
, from St. Jagoda, Cuba
, loaded with sugar, and the most of the appurtenances of Nixon's Royal Circus, which exhibited at Richmond
last November, was wrecked on the breakers off Ocracoke, N. C. , at two o'clock A. M., April 9th. Everything a total loss.
One of the performers, Wm. Nixon
, and a colored sailor, was drowned.
and two others got broken legs; the rest rescued with slight bruises.