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Court Procardings

Mayor's Court Saturday, Jan. 10th --Joseph H. Goodmen arrested for publishing a pair of blankets worth $10 the property of Chas. W. Spicer, was brought up for examination, and the evidence past fining the charge, he was committed to appear before the Hustings Court.

Michael Murphy was arraigned for getting drunk and acting disorderly in the house of John McPherson, and threatening to shoot the proprietor, He was committed in Defant of $200 security.

Samuel Liggon charged with taking Dr. Warring's horse, on street, was examined and acquitted.

Elchard Barry charged with being engaged with others in assaulting and stabbing Warren L. Story, was committed for a further bearing.

Madison Griffin, charged with forging Jno Griffin's name and getting $15 from Richard Reins was acquitted; but committed in default of $100 security for his good behavior.

The case of Carter Tadlock. J. P. Thompson, and J. W. Sartin, for stealing $10 from Wm. Rowe, was called, and the witness not responding was continued until Monday, at which time the officers were directed to have on hand all who knew anything of the offence charged against the prisoners.

Martha slave of Mrs. Sally Manford, was ordered a whipping for throwing stones in the street.

George Smith, charged with firing a pistol in the street when drunks, was required to give security for his good behavior.

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