Confederate, States District Court.
--This Court was engaged all day on yesterday, with the trial of John Richardson
, alias John Richards
, alias Louis Napoleon
, indicted for uttering and possessing counterfeit notes of the Confederate States
, knowing them to be forged.
The Government was represented by Mr. District Attorney Aylett
, the accused by Mr. John H. Gilmer
After hearing the evidence of many witnesses, and the elaborate arguments of counsel, the jury, after an absence of a few minutes, returned a verdict of "guilty," and the prisoner was removed by the Court
to jail, for sentence hereafter.