Clipped From The Times-Picayune
Duel in St. James. We are informed that artuH wit loiunt on the 8. Webre place, in the parish of . lames, at half past l o'clock on I'liursi'.y iast, by Messrs J. K Po' - he aud A. II K nan the former a brother of Jmlge F. 1'. lvohe. of the Supreme t'oart, und the Utte. - edit r of the Sr. Jme8 Loutsianals. According According t" our mformaiiou. the weapons us - d re Smith A; Wesson Improvtd revolve'", he distance was ten pa - e.. and thre fhot were tired .without effect, excepting excepting that one oullet passed through a leg of Mr. lloman's pantaloons, near his ankle. It is said Messr. - . K. O. Dugae and Septlme Webre acted as seconds for Mr. Ko - inan, but we have not heard who represented represented the other principal. The cause of the dnel was a controversy growing out of a lawsuit that has assumed the character of i local tn use celt - bit, known as the Vauberie I load Ir.jQnction case. An editorial wa pnbllehed In last week's issue of the Lon'oi ana. s animadvert lug not only upon the course of Judge Cheevers In relation to the sun. but also criticising the cond.ie' of Messrs. Sims ,v. Poch - , att "rneys for one of the litigants. The latter gentleman responded responded to the article by a card In the is - u - or tte Creole Fireside, dated last Thnrsd.iy. but pathshed on Wednesday, wlierein tlie uupiuatiODs or the ed.tuMai ia fie Loun! - anls were repudiated and denied in e'ii - .iliatic terms. We are without mteldeu . us to the oi.tcome of the auel. further tutn di above stated, but we prjauuna the i x - p'aratious and recocclllaaon usual to s :eh II eetings eLsued in this (in.0. lJ'jnalJ. - it - r tile Chit 1.