C. S. District Court.
--The case of the Confederate States
against C. W. Purcell
and others, to sequestrate the sum of $15,000 due by the defendant to Ashmead
and others, alien enemies, occupied the attention of the Court
, District Attorney
, delivered his opening speech in behalf of the Government
, and the further hearing of the case was postponed until 11 o'clock this morning.
against Richard G. Morriss
, to sequestrate the property of an alien enemy.
An order was entered referring the case to Commissioner Watson
to take proof.
The matter involved in this case is a certain note alleged to be due by the defendant to C. M. Fry
and James Lyons
have qualified to practice law in this Court.