--A notorious negro, called John, claiming to be the slave of H. Smith, and professing to be a doctor, skilled in the administration of herbs and roots, was before the Mayor yesterday on the charge of burglariously entering Wm. Allen's house and stealing $500 worth of groceries.
Important witnesses being absent, the examination was adjourned till the 22d inst., and the prisoner locked up for safe-keeping.
The Daily Dispatch: December 18, 1863. Richmond Dispatch. 2 pages. by Cowardin & Hammersley. Richmond. December 18, 1863. microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mi : Proquest. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
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