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Sent to Jail --A number of parties were sent to jail yesterday for failing to find security for their good behavior — among them. Mike and Catharine Needham, for keeping a disorderly house; Mary Ann Sexton, for breach of the peace, on the complaint of Wm. Shanks; Joseph Hottsbrock, for drunkenness and interfering with the watch; John Lima, drunk and disorderly in the street; Pat Barrett was required to give security to keep the peace for assaulting Mary Downs, and committed to answer an indictment by the Grand Jury, as was also John Sullivan for chasing Mary Lavender through the streets with a large stick of timber. Sullivan had attempted some familiarities with Lavender, which she had repulsed. When arrested he was in pursuit of her. He was committed for presentment.