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Acquitted. --Yesterday morning the case against William H. Travis, on the charge of shooting his wife Eliza, some weeks since, with a pistol, was disposed of. Mrs. Travis appeared in Court, looking pale and weak, and occupied a seat in a chair during the progress of the examination. The first witness called was officer Jo who stated that on the evening that the shooting occurred he was standing near Travis's place of business, when he first approached by a little negro boy in search of a doctor, who told him that Mr. Travis had shot his wife. He immediately went into T.'s house, and found that she had been carried to her chamber. On entering thet best to take her husband away, and therefore carried him to the watch-house. Travis seemed much disturbed at the occurrence while in P.'s custody, and several timehe discharge of the pistol. At the conclusion of Mr. Perrin's testimony Mrs. Travis was sworn, and entirely exonerated her husband from any intention to harm he