ON appeal from the district court of the United States for the district of Missouri.
This case was argued at January term 1830 by Mr Benton for the appellant, and by Mr Wirt, for the United States. The court held it under advisement for the reasons stated in the case of John Smith, T. v. The United States, 4 Peters 511. The case is fully stated in the opinion of this court.
Mr Justice BALDWIN delivered the opinion of the Court.