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A brandy smash

--Last Friday evening, a negro man was passing up Main street, near 9th, carrying a dozen bottles of high-priced brandy, which he had been sent by his master to obtain, when a party of ruffians ran again and jostled him, and caused a general smash of bottles on the pavement. Things have certainly come to a pretty pass, when a gentleman cannot send his servant on an errand without incurring a danger of loss from the conduct of ill-bred men

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