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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="16810520001"/>THE TRYAL and CONDEMNATION OF Several Notorious Malefactors, at a Sessions of OYER and TERMINER holden for the City of LONDON, County of Middlesex, and Goal Delivery of Newgate. Beginning May 20 1681. Ending the 21 of the same Month.</p>
<p>AT THE Sessions House IN THE OLD-BAYLY.</p>
<p>With the Names of those that received Sentence of Death, Burnt in the hand, Transported and to be whipt.</p>
<p>And more especially the Tryal of the Maid that Killed the Apprentice in Shoe-lane.</p>
<p>Together with an Account of a Parsons Wife, that Committed a Murther in the like manner.</p> </div1>
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<join result="offencePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t16810520-1-off1 t16810520-1-crimeloc2"/> in the County of Middlesex: the Circumstances sworn to in Court were, That the Prisoner having bought a parcel of Wood of the Deceased, which he coming to fetch, complained of his hard Bargain, desiring that he might have some Over-plus, which the Deceased's Wife, denying to let him have, upon Words that passed between them, he struck her, the which her Husband observing, snatched a Well-hook out of her Hand, and made at the Prisoner, who throwing down his bundle of Wood, took out his Prong or Forked-stick on which he carried it, and struck the Deceased three Blows over the Head, the last of which broak his Skull. So that the Wound being given the
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<note>[Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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