On the 12th inst., in this city, before Judge Nelson, a patent case was decided for the infringement of a patent for the manfacturing of cotton batting, HamiltonB. Lawton et al. agt. Russell B. Stebbins et al. The plaintiffs alleged that defendants infringed their patent for a machine for manufacturing batting, they having manufactured and sold 1,000,000 lbs. of batting, made on their plan. The amount of damages claimed was $10,000. A verdict was granted for $1,235.