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Stealing wood.

--Two negroes — Norman Crane, free, and Robert, a slave — were arrested yesterday morning by watchman Hicks while in the act of stealing a boat load of wood then lying on the basin, and belonging to Otway Smith. They were brought before the Mayor and sentenced to the lash.

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