the Federal fleet off Charleston — Conviction of a mail robber — capture of another prize, &c.
--It was reported here on yesterday that a large Federal fleet was off this bar, but the report has not been confirmed.
In the Confederate Court
, Michael McNamara
, charged with embezzling public money and robbing the mails, plead guilty, and was sentenced, on one indictment to three months imprisonment and a fine of one hundred dollars, on the second indictment he was sentenced to ten years imprisonment.
of this morning announces that an armed Confederate vessel has another prize in a safe harbor, and that the passengers arrived safely in Charleston
Among them were Capt. Richard Bartlett
, and lady, of the brig Betsy Ames
, of Wells, Maine
, Michael Teunesy
, and six others.
sailed from New York for Cardenas
on the 6th of October, and was captured some days ago with an assorted cargo