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Unprotected Belligerent female.

--Mary Eagan was carried before the Mayor yesterday for abusing Georgianna Brown by calling her ugly names, and scarring her by throwing rocks at her person. Georgianna told a ‘ "fair, unvarnished tale,"’ and put Mrs. Eagan in a bad fix. Officer Bibb testified that Mrs. Eagan was arrested early on Tuesday morning for the above offence, and that his Honor visited the the cage shortly thereafter, and, induced by her forlorn appearance and sundry children she had carried to the cage with her, had ordered her discharge till next morning, and that Mrs. Eagan so well improved the time that she was arrested again the evening of the same day, for raising a devil of ‘"a rumpus and rioting."’ Another witness testified that Mrs. Eagan was addicted to the use of alcoholic potations, and that incited thereby she was not an agreeable female--i.e., a nuisance. The accused alleged that her ‘"old man"’ misused her, did not give the children anything to eat and wear, and she had to console herself the best way she could. She was constantly troubled as to where she would get something to eat. The Mayor eased the burthen off her mind by sending her to the Poor-House.

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