, charged with assaulting and beating John McRoberts
in his own domicil, was required to give security in the sum of $150 to keep the peace.
Scarcely had this been disposed of, when an officer produced an old warrant against the same person for an assault upon Young Newby
, and the load being more than he could carry, he was committed.
John Henry Cooke
was arraigned upon a charge of assaulting and beating his wife, Mary Ann
. Domestic discipline must be enforced in these times, when it is all important that peace should reign within our borders; but there is no excuse for resorting to blows, when a firm yet mild demeanor will accomplish the same purpose.
was committed in default of surety for his good behavior.
and A. Drugget
, charged with threatening to assault Hugo Joseph
and Joseph A. Chaventnear
, were required to give security to keep the peace, and we believe they complied with the terms.
The following fines were imposed for violations of the ordinance requiring bar-rooms to be kept closed on the Sabbath.
$5; J. Hogan
, $5; E. Francis
, $5; Maurice Dennis
, $20; and Henry Beekman
was fined $2 for depositing ashes in a public alley.