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Mayor's Court.

--According to custom, Monday morning the Mayor's Court was thronged with an assortment of miscellaneous humanity of both sexes and colors. The following cases were disposed of: Joe, slave of Jefferson Powers, ordered 25 lashes, for stealing a lot of clothing from Martha, slave of R. A. Glazebrook; Hudson, slave of D. P. Lewis, received the same punishment, for receiving the stolen raiments from Joe; Wm. McMillan was committed for examination, for uttering treasonable language against the Government of the Confederacy; Henry Scott was acquitted of the charge of deserting from the fortifications and stealing a pick and shovel; John Temple, arrested for setting fire to and burning the steamer Glen Cove, (arrested in Norfolk,) had his case continued to the 24th inst. Several negroes were whipped for going about without passes; Frank Foster's case continued, charge stealing a watch from Harrison, slave of James Thomas; Beverley, slave of J. R. Anderson, no pass, and pretending he was from South Carolina, whipped; Catharine Burns, held to bail for abusing and disturbing the family of Margaret Needham; James T. Lambert, charged with beating Ann W. Forsyth — case continued until to-day; John F. Schonberger, charged with beating Wm. Freeman — examined and discharged.

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