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Petty Larcenies.

--Three small boys, named Thomas Flaunagan, Daniel Carney, and Daniel Murphy, went on a pillaging expedition last Sunday, night, along the dark and dangerous coast of the Busin. They first boarded a canal boat, and, meeting with no opposition, took possession of a cane-seat stool, which they bore off in triumph. A subterranean apartment in the neighborhood was next explored, and they carried off its only piece of furniture, a rat-trap of cunning device; but immediately afterwards the youthful adventurers themselves fell into a trap, warily set by the night watch and were conducted to the station-house. The Recorder gave them a lecture yesterday, warned them of the certainty of imprisonment on their next appearance, and let them go.

Henry, slave of Col. Sizer, was arrested for being without a pass at night, and on suspicion of stealing a looking-glass, which he had in possession. At his request, the Recorder sent for Jim, a brother barber, who, so far from clearing Henry of the theft, fixed the charge upon him, and sentence of 39 was decreed.

Albert, slave of Cosby & Anderson, was sent down under similar sentence for stealing a sword and a carpet-bag, and committed to jail for going at large.

John, slave of John Baker, stole $4.50 from a fellow-servant named CÆsar, and was punished accordingly.

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