--Ann E. Thacker
, an idiotic white woman, was committed to jail yesterday, by the Mayor
's order, for vagrancy.--Isaac Cooper
, a Henrico free negro, with a grand display of brass buttons, was up for remaining here without a city register.
He claimed to be attached to a Louisiana regiment, and said he came to Richmond
for the benefit of his health.
dismissed him, with orders to leave the city forthwith.--William Jones
, charged with throwing rocks and breaking windows, failed to appear when called; whereupon his recognizance was declared forfeited, and the case continued.--Dennis Nealagan
, one of the guards of Confederate property, was committed to jail for getting drunk, and lying down to repose on the sidewalk with a loaded musket by his side.--Margaret Baker
, a free colored woman, from Chesterfield
, was ordered ten lashes for remaining in the city contrary to law.--John L. Ward
, a soldier, arrested for assaulting a comrade in the Virginia Hospital
, was dismissed with an admonition.--James Lynch
, charged with assaulting Julia Cronin
last Saturday night, appeared before the Mayor
yesterday, and, after an unsuccessful effort to prove a practical application of Lynch
law, was set at liberty.
There was some testimony about scandalous language, a hatchet, a brass candlestick, and some stolen ‘"today,"’ which the reporter did not definitely comprehend.
was afterwards required to give security for her future good behavior, she having threatened to take the life of Mary Lynch