Assault by a Stepson-- Anthony Joyce or Slaven was accused at yesterday's Police Court of assaulting his stepfather on Saturday night by striking him on the forehead with the leg of a table, and causing a large cut, during a quarrel between them in a house in the Vennel. He was further charged with assaulting Constable Quinn, who arrested him. This officer stated that the prisoner was known as being not altogether right in his mind. He was fined 20s, failing payment 10 days' imprisonment.
Glasgow (Scotland) Herald, February 20, 1879.