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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="16900115001"/>THE PROCEEDINGS ON THE King and Queens Commissions OF THE Peace, and Oyer and Terminer, and Gaol Delivery of Newgate, held for the CITY of London, and COUNTY of Middlesex, at Justice-Hall in the OLD-BAILY.
<p>On Wednesday, and Thursday, being the 15th, and 16th, Days of January 1690.</p>
<p>And in the First Year of Their MAJESTIES Reign.</p>
<p>THE Sessions of Peace, Oyer and Terminer, and Gaol Delivery of Newgate, held at Justice-Hall in the Old Bayly, on Wednesday and Thursday, being the 15th and 16th days of January, 1690. Before the Right Honourable Sir
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<p>The Jurors were as follow:</p>
<p>London Jury,</p>
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<p>Middlesex Jury,</p>
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<p>The Proceedings were these:</p> </div1>
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<note>[Whipping. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>He was a second time Indicted for a Cheat, in
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<note>[Taylor: Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p>
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<p>Received Sentence of Death Nine.</p>
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<p>The Gentlemen of the Grand Inquest for the City of London, before they were discharged, gave in a Presentment to the Court: First, Against Alehouses for selling Drink on the Sabbath day, being a great Abuse thereof, Indulging the Apprentices to be a Tipling, when they should be employ'd in the Service of Almighty God, to the great Damage of their Masters, and to the Reproach and Dishonour of the Protestant Religion. Secondly, Against the Lotteries and Gaming-houses. Thirdly, Against Silver Tankards used in publick Houses. And Fourthly, Against that most notorious and common Sin of Cursing and Swearing &c. To all which the Court gave them a most honourable Answer, highly commending their great Care promising that they would (with all possible speed) take Notice of the same.</p>
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<p>To be Whip'd Six.</p>
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<p>An Indictment was read against one Clark for stealing a parcel of Gloves from one Carleton, and was ordered to rest till next Sessions.</p>
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<p>Received Sentence of Death Nine.</p>
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<interp inst="s16900115-1-person180" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> alias Smith for Forgery, was ordered to stand in the Pillory; 1st at the Royal Exchange; 2dly. in Cheapside; 3dly. at Westminster Hall-Gate on the first day of next Term; 4thly at the New-Exchange, and to pay 200 Marks as a Fine. His Wife,
<persName id="s16900115-1-person181"> Mary Young
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<interp inst="s16900115-1-person181" type="given" value="Mary"/>
<interp inst="s16900115-1-person181" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> , for the same offence, ordered to stand upon the Pillory by her Husband at each place, and to pay 20 Mark as a Fine, and both to remain in Custody till all be performed.</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16900115-1-person182"> Richard Collins
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<interp inst="s16900115-1-person182" type="given" value="Richard"/>
<interp inst="s16900115-1-person182" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> and
<persName id="s16900115-1-person183"> Elizabeth Martin
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<interp inst="s16900115-1-person183" type="given" value="Elizabeth"/>
<interp inst="s16900115-1-person183" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> ordered to remain till the next Sessions.</p>
<p>
<persName id="s16900115-1-person184"> Samuel Eades
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<interp inst="s16900115-1-person184" type="given" value="Samuel"/>
<interp inst="s16900115-1-person184" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> who was found Guilty as Accessary to the Felony committed by
<persName id="s16900115-1-person185"> Joseph Taylor
<interp inst="s16900115-1-person185" type="surname" value="Taylor"/>
<interp inst="s16900115-1-person185" type="given" value="Joseph"/>
<interp inst="s16900115-1-person185" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , was Respited till further Orders.</p> </div1>
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<p>Advertisements.</p>
<p>Several Letters written by some French Protestants now Refug'd in Germany, from the Tyrannical Persecution of France, concerning the Unity of the Church. To the Protestants of England in general. 2. To the same. 3. To the same. 4. To the Presbyterians of England. 5. To the Arch-Bishops and Bishops of the Church of England. 6. to the House of Lords and Commons Assembled in Parliament. 7. To his Highness the Prince of Orange, now King of England. Dedicated to the Lord bishop of London. Sold by Langley Curtis at the Sign of Sir Edmondbury Godfrey's Head near Fleet-bridge.</p>
<p>These are to give Notice to all Persons, for the Benefit of the Publick, That Mr. Elmy Professor of Physick, and Operator, of known Integrity, and above 25 Tears Practice, Liveth at the Blue Ball in Whale-Bone-Court, at the Lower End of Bartholomew-lane by the Royal Exchange, who most safely and expeditiously Cures Deafness and Noise in the Ears in any of what Age soever, (if Curable) and at First Sight, by Inspection, Resolves the Patient if so or not, as most Eminent Persons of Quality in this City can Testifie. He bath likewise a most excellent Gargarism or Mouth water, will make black or yellow Teeth as white as Ivory, in a few times using; and it will certainly cure the Scurvy, and all other Diseases incident to the Mouth, Teeth, and Gums, which in many persons canseth a stinking Breath, which (by the Blessing of God, and the use of this Water) I dare affirm you will be freed from these Maladies before mantioned, with Directions. His Pills only prepared for the French Disease, and the Running of the Reins, may be had in Boxes of several prices, with other Venereal Arcana's, as occasion serves.</p>
<p>London, Printed for Langley Curtiss at Sir Edmondbury Godfrey's Head near Fleet-bridge. 1690.</p> </div1> </div0> </body> </text></TEI.2>

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