--This Court met yesterday, at 11 o'clock, and disposed of a large amount of business.
We notice the criminal cases disposed of:
was fined $10 and costs for permitting his slave, George Mosby
, to go at large.
, charged with feloniously stealing $30 from Patrick Reynolds
, on the 14th November, was examined and remanded for final trial before Judge Lyons
, a free negro, charged with stealing a gold watch from Dr. John R. Brooks
, on the 18th of October, was tried and acquitted.
Samuel H. Jefford
, charged with feloniously stealing $30 from Martin L. Covington
, on the 15th of May, having waived an examination, is to be tried before Judge Lyons
on Monday next.
, slave to Wm. Tally
, charged with feloniously cutting and stabbing Ephraim
, slave to Nicholas Lipscomb
, on the 29th of November, was found guilty and ordered thirty-nine stripes.
P. J. Wright
, for permitting his slave, Edward, to go at large, was fined $10 and cost.
, charged with stealing $166 from Frederick Hauster
and Max Stadelhofer
, on the 5th of December, was examined and remanded for final trial before Judge Lyons
, the property of Jno. L. Cox
, charged with feloniously stabbing Adam Miller
, slave to David Baker
, on the 25th November, was found guilty and ordered twenty-five stripes.
The trial of Joseph H. Crenshaw
, charged with shooting John Askew
, is fixed for Thursday next.