The Atlanta Constitution (Atlanta, Georgia) 17 September 1887

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The Atlanta Constitution (Atlanta, Georgia) 17 September 1887 - The County Couty County Couty Courthouse....
The County Couty County Couty Courthouse. Courthouse Courthouse. Courthouse IN Is IN Is THE SUPERIOR st'rnsuoa strnsuoa SUPERIOR st'rnsuoa strnsuoa SUPERIOR st'rnsuoa strnsuoa COURT no cases were ready for trial trial. trial trial. so an adjournment was taken until next Monday morning. morning morning. morning Today Judge Marshall J. J J. J Clarke will sit in chambers and hear motions. motions motions. motions IN THE CITY COURT a numbor number numbor number of minor criminal cases were tried. tried tried. tried JOHN JOHY JOHN JOHY M. M Iii. Iii M. M Iii. Iii M. M Iii. Iii M. M Iii. Iii DORSET DORSEY Doesay DORSET DORSEY Doesay DORSET DORSEY Doesay a reputable white man was arrested lor for lor for malicious mischief mlsehief mischief mlsehief a few weeks ago and committed to jail in lii in lii default of bund. bund bond. bond bund. bund bond. bond bund. bund bond. bond bund. bund bond. bond When his lmis his lmis case came to trial yesterday it was found that there was only the time the time flimsiest evidence eYidence evidence eYidence against him. him him. him Judge Van Epps promptly prmptly promptly prmptly dismissed the case without witbout without witbout permitting permitting it to go to the jury. jury jury. jury The defendant claims that he has been unjustly dealt with and it is likely that he will bring bnng brmng bring bnng brmng bring bnng brmng a suit for false imprisonment against those who caused his arrest and incarceration in jail. jail jail. jail Green Jackson was acquitted of assault and battery and dismissed. dismissed dismissed. dismissed Mr. Mr Mr. Mr George H. H H. H Eddleman was tried and convicted convicted for carrying crying carrying crying concealed weapons. weapons weapons. weapons On the time the time nignt night nignt night of tne tie tne tie negro riot at Decatur be was arrested anested arrested anested and was found to be a walking arsenal. arsenal arsenal. arsenal He had Imad had Imad on his person pern person pern three pistols. pistols pistols. pistols Judge Va-n Va n Van Va-n Va n Van Va-n Va n Van Va-n Va n Van Epps while admiring his martial spirit felt it his duty to impose inmpose impose inmpose the customary penalty so he fined lined fined lined him 100. 100 lO0. lO0 100. 100 lO0. lO0 100. 100 lO0. lO0 100. 100 lO0. lO0 The fine will ie paia. paia paid. paid paia. paia paid. paid paia. paia paid. paid paia. paia paid. paid Green Jackson a colored lad lad. lad lad. about sixteen years old was tried for having improper relations relations with a young white girl some one year older than himself. himself himself. himself A verdict of "guilty" guilty "guilty" guilty was rendered. rendered rendered. rendered The court reserved its lt. lt its lt. lt its lt. lt sentence. sentence sentence. sentence IT WAS ANNOUNCED MitOU5CD ANNOUNCED MitOU5CD that a general meeting of the members of the bar will be held in the city courtroom next Friday afternoon at 4 o'clock oclock o'clock oclock when the civil cases on the docket will be lie be lie set for trial for the first week week. week week. of October. October October. October The criminal business now on docket cannot be he be he got rid of in less than two weeks. weeks weeks. weeks At 4:30 430 4:30 430 p.m. pm p.m. pm the court adjourned &djoued djoued adjourned &djoued djoued adjourned &djoued djoued to meet at 0 9 0 9 o'clock oclock o'clock oclock next Monday morning. morning morning. morning Courtloue TE srPERIR cas read ajournment M h .l l .l l k il i bO t U d motiol. motiol motiol. motiol CIY numbr mior C3.s C3s C3.s C3s aeted micous micous wek commited jai defaut bnd. bnd bnd. bnd ca wa wa tiielit ainst Jude Epp dismid cae prit- prit prit- prit tin defendnt caims bn ujust deal wth i wi imprinme.t imprinmet imprinme.t imprinmet aaist tho C3.nd C3nd C3.nd C3nd hi anst Inccrtion Jacko auitt aul Laten dismd. dismd dismd. dismd Gerg wa c3ig tie nego Deatu walkng anal hl pistol. pistol pistol. pistol whie hi/ hi hi/ hi impo cutomar pnaly 10 fed hm $10. 10. 10 $10. 10. 10 $10. 10. 10 wl bep d. d d. d Gren Jakln siteen wa tOl youg himl. himl himl. himl "gilt" gilt "gilt" gilt render. render render. render curt rred it ot f tv eh ldt ciy coum Fday aftrnoon at. at at. at o'clok oclok o'clok oclok cv c wi t ft Octobr. Octobr Octobr. Octobr Te cial buiness doktC3.nnot doktC3nnot doktC3.nnot doktC3nnot le wek. wek wek. wek 4:3 43 4:3 43 p m. m m. m o'cok ocok o'cok ocok ne t llonday morg. morg morg. morg readyfor J hi be a . a . docketcannot p. p p. p m.the mthe m.the mthe . , . , . . . . . . , , . . ¬ - ¬ - . , . . . . ¬ - ¬ - . . . - , , , § $ § $ . . , , . , . , ¬ . " " . , . ' , . . : . . ' . { } ! . , . . / ! - : : : : : : . . : & . ' - ' .

Clipped from The Atlanta Constitution17 Sep 1887, SatPage 7

The Atlanta Constitution (Atlanta, Georgia)17 Sep 1887, SatPage 7
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