--The following cases; in addition to a dozen or so negroes, arrested some without papers and others with improper ones, who were whipped, occupied the attention of the Mayor
, a free negro, charged with assaulting and beating Susan Larmon
, a white woman, with a stick, was committed for a hearing this morning.
The case of Carter
, slave of Franklin Stearns
, charged with stealing a box of tobacco valued at six hundred dollars, the property of Robert J. Christian
, was further continued in order to secure the attendance of material witnesses.
, white, was held to security for his good behavior in the sum of three hundred dollars, on the charge of assaulting and beating Cornelius Bransford
Samuel A. Carlisle
, charged with stealing a paper of brads from Henry Hartman
, was sent to the Provost-Marshal