Ad attempt was made to hold Bp Joe Pierce, a very quiet colored boy, who takescaro of Dr. C. G. Darling'f hnrses aboat 2 o'olock Tuesdayaffrerno'O n E. Ann st. in front of Oollins' saloou. He was going in to look tor a man when a vrell knowD Ann st. young man asked him for 10 cents. He refnsed to give the money saying he bad nune. Oné fellow drew a kmte and another strnck bim in the face while a third tried to hold him. Joe tore himself away. ünder Sheriff Gillen and Officer Isbell came up jnst after the blow was stroct.