, and Aldermen Sanxay
, and Anderson
The following business was disposed of yesterday.
The proceeding against James Gunn
, for permitting his slave Frank to go at large, was dismissed on motion of the Attorney
for the Commonwealth
; also, a similar proceeding against Robert P. Southall
John A. H. R. Armistead
, charged with stealing $450 worth of clothing from William S. Tupman
, on the 10th day of September 1861, was set to the bar, and the Court
having heard the evidence, remanded him for final trial before Judge Lyons
, in November next.
William P. Armistead
, charged with receiving a lot of stolen goods from John A. H. R. Armistead
, was arraigned, and a nolle prosequi
having been entered, the accused was released from custody.
, alias Charles Williams
, charged with stealing a Confederate note of the value of twenty dollars from George A. Riouse
, on the 12th day of September, 1861, was examined and remanded for final trial before Judge Lyons
in November next.
The court appointed the following Commissioners to superintend the election for members of Congress of the Confederate States on the 6th day of November next:
— J. J. Wilson
, W. Sears Wood
, E. A. J. Clopton
Conductor, John M. Francisco
— N. B. Hill
, G. A. Myers John H. Gilmer
Conductor, Thomas U. Dudley
— Thomas Jones
, James R. Fisher
, Thomas M. Jones
Conductor, J. G. Moss
An account of Caleb Crone
, for public service, and an account of Commissioner Richard D. Sanxay
, for visiting the various warehouses, were ordered to be paid.