Nasiu-ille, Feb. 6.- The United States circuit courtof appeals convene d here Monday for the first time with Jndges Taft of Cinciunati, Barr of Louisville and Lurton of Nashville on the bench. The following cases were decided: By Judge Ltirton - Mudsill Mining Corapany and W alter McDermott vs. O. A. Watrons and C. Vandusen, from the eastern district of Michigan, reversed and judgment against defendants. This case was based on alleged frauds in the sale of mineral lands. By Judge Taft- "William J. Ashley vs. Board of Supervisors of Presque Isle Connty, eastern districü of Michigan, petition for rehearing dismissed. J. M. Clark vs. Michigan Gas Company; decree by consent.