presiding.--The following cases were disposed of yesterday morning:
, of the Mississippi Rifles, and James H. Mills
, of a Texas regiment, arrested for taking more drinks than they could stand up under, were discharged on promise of immediate reformation.
, slave of Alex Rowlett
, charged with stealing a bag of peanuts, was sent down for correction.
, slave of John Carr
, was sentenced to thirty-nine for stealing a middling of bacon from John H. Claiborne
and Luke Finn
, charged with being drunk and disorderly in the First Market
, and threatening to assault Semon Greenburg, were each required to give $150 security to keep the peace.
was also committed to jail for five days for contempt of Court.
Daniel Keys, for an assault upon Mary Sullivan
, was held in $150 surety to keep the peace, and a former recognizance was declared forfeited.
thought the quiet of the city would be further secured by placing Mrs. Sullivan
also under bonds to be of good behavior.
R. F. Kirby
, for keeping his bar-room open for a short time last Sunday morning, was fined $5; Christian Burgin
, ditto, So A similar charge against Michael Prent was dismissed.
and Margaret O'Brien
, charged with assaulting Wm. O'Brien
, continued until this morning.
Andrew Best was fined $5 for violating an ordinance by purchasing butter in the Second Market
to sell again.
Malachi, slave of Edward Withers
, received sentence of 39 lashes for violently assaulting Caroline Abrams
, and was committed for going at large.