--Owing to very abusive language yesterday one of the guard at this prison round it necessary to discharge his musket at a prisoner.
The ball struck within a few inches of the man's head.
and Harvey Simmons
, citizen prisoners against whom serious charges have been preferred, were transferred yesterday from the Libby prison
to Castle Thunder.
yesterday sent to the same place three men who had deserted from the Abolition army in the Valley
and Tim McMahon
inmates of the prison, were taken before Judge Halyburton
on habeas corpus