presiding.--The fire case called was that of John Hughes
, charged with making a violent assault upon his wife, but the latter failed to appear in consequence of the death of a child and the investigation was postponed.
, charged with beating his wife Bridget on sundry occasions, desired a further continuance of his case to procure testimony on his behalf, and the request was granted accordingly.
; a fatherless boy, arrested or breaking a window of the Jewish Synagogue
with a rook, was liberated with an admonition as to the consequences of a second offence.
and Thomas McMillen
, charged with drunkenness, were transferred to the care of an army officer, who will give him a chance to distinguish themselves in active service.
An old offender named Wm. Conly
, whose copious libations have proved the blight of his existence, was committed to jail in default of security to keep the peace.
A fine of $10 was imposed upon John O' Brien
for keeping his barroom open after 10 o'clock on the night of October 30th.