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The Situation. The Grecian superstition with regard to the Theme, or supernatural voice, is familiar to every man at all acquainted with Grecian literature. It was nothing more than that unaccountable inspiration (if it be allowable to use the word in that sense) by which a highly wrought community is enabled to anticipate the common vehicles of intelligence when great events are on the wing. The Theme played an important part in the history of Greece on an occasion mentioned by Herodotus. The battles of Platœa and Mycale were fought on the same day — the first in the morning, the last in the evening — the former in Bolotia, the latter in lonia — the distance between them being at least one thousand miles. As the Greeks at Mycale were about to join battle a herald's staff was found on the beach, and the Phene proclaimed among the host, who were previously somewhat dispirited at sight of the enemy's numbers, that the great Persian army had been destroyed at Platœs that morning
Sterling Muncy --Peter Burns and James McDonald were before the Mayor yesterday to answer the charge of stealing $180 from William Riley, on Monday night last. Riley boarded with Mrs. Anaker, in Screamersville, where Burns, who has lost his left arm in battle, and McDonald had been stopping for several days. On Monday last Riley got on a bit of a spree, and finding himself mors than halfsens-over, as evening drew on, proceeded to his boarding-house and soon fell asleep on the floor. Abo
own pocket for safe-keeping.
She then retired, leaving Burns to spend the night in a rocking-chair in her chamber, and McDonald to occupy a soft plank in another room by the side of Riley.
Between the hours of 4 and 5 o'clock Tuesday morning Mrs. concealed in Burns's under-clothing, which he said had been paid him the Confederate service, as he could prove; but on McDonald nothing was found.
Both prisoners deny all knowledge of the money, except that they saw Mrs. Anaker take it from Riley