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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="16900605001"/>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 Thursday, Friday and Saturday, being the 5th, 6th, and 7th Days of June, 1690.</p>
<p>And in the Second 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-Baily, on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, being the 5th, 6th, and 7th Days of June, 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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<join result="offenceCrimeDate" targOrder="Y" targets="t16900605-1-off2 t16900605-1-cd4"/> last, giving him one mortal wound with a Knife value 2 d. upon the short Ribs of the depth of one Inch, by which he died on the first of May last </rs>. The Evidence was
<note>[Text unreadable in original.]</note> ster of the Prison Major Richardson, besides his Servants, some of the Malefactors who were in the Fray, deposing, that Kelsey, and some other Thieves, particularly one Waters, and another executed lately, made a Mutiny in the Gaol, and agreed to hang out a Bloody Flag of Defiance against Major Richardson and his Servants. Upon which Goodman interposing to keep the Peace, Kelsey gave him the aforesaid wound with a Knife, which was produced in Court as a further Evidence against him. Although the Prisoner called some Evidence out of Newgate, endeavouring to extenuate the Crime, yet the proof being very positive against him, he was found
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<note>[Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>The Tryal was long in hearing on both sides, and great Indulgence was extended towards him by the Court, as ever was shewed to any Man in the like Circumstance at that Bar; the Evidence was clear and positive against him, as to every point of the Charge of the Indictment, and he had all the Advantage of a fair Tryal, but yet notwithstanding he used several Evasions, (and Inforced,) by way of Extenuations, several frivolous Excuses, to perswade the Court that he was Innocent, which did not take on his side. So the Gentlemen of the Jury were Ordered to withdraw, which they did, for several Hours, and then their Keeper came down and acquainted the Court, that they could not agree upon a Verdict. Yet the Court was pleased to wait patiently upon them till it was late at Night, and then they were of the same Mind, so the Court Ordered them to be Lock'd up, without any manner of Sustenance, or Candle-Light, allowing them Gowns and Caps, and somewhat to Lie upon.</p>
<p>On Saturday Morning the Court met again, but the Jury could not then Agree, One or Two of them making some particular Scruples, which were Resolved by the Court, although it was Twelve or One a Clock before they were United to Return a Verdict, and then they brought him in Guilty of High-Treason.</p>
<p>After which Mr. Crone, the Prisoner, Prayed for an Arrest of Judgment, for that he had several Exceptions to make, desiring that Councel might be Assigned him to Argue to his Exceptions in Point of Law, in Case any Point arose.</p>
<p>So he Prayed that Five Councel might be Assigned, to which the Court gave their Consent, and Ordered that a Court should be held for the same purpose, (and to put an end to the Prisoner's Scruples,) on Thursday the Twelth of this Instant June, by Seven of the Clock in the Morning, after which the full Tryal will be Printed at</p> </div1>
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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="16900605004"/>The Tryals being over, the Court proceeded to give Judgment as followeth.</p>
<p>Burnt in the Hand Three.</p>
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<p>To be Whipt One.</p>
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<p>Received Sentence of Death Nine,</p>
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<interp inst="s16900605-1-person133" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> the Highway-man, who was Reprieved the last Execution-day, is now ordered to be Executed with the abovesaid Prisoners.</p>
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<interp inst="s16900605-1-person134" type="given" value="Christopher"/>
<interp inst="s16900605-1-person134" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , who was concerned in Robbing Mr. Baker of St. Mary le Bone, and was an Evidence against others in the said Robbery, was discharged.</p>
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<interp inst="s16900605-1-person135" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , for suspicion of High Treason, was ordered to give in Bail before the Lord Chief Justice, or any other Judge of the Kings Bench.</p>
<p>Also Matthew Soot, for a Robbery upon the Highway, was ordered to give in Bail before a Judge likewise.</p>
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<interp inst="s16900605-1-person136" type="given" value="Margaret"/>
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<interp inst="s16900605-1-person138" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , commonly called Bishop Labourn, belonging formerly to the late King James, was remanded.</p>
<p>One Gibbons, and
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<interp inst="s16900605-1-person141" type="given" value="William"/>
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<p>To all the persons concerned the Court gave very seasonable and Christian-like Advice, to persuade them not to abuse the King's Clemency extended towards them, by issuing out His most Gracious Act of Indempnity and Free Pardon, telling them furthermore, that if ever they committed the like Crimes again, the Law would stand in full Force against them, and be the more severely executed.</p> </div1>
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<p>Advertisements.</p>
<p>There is newly publisht a Play, Entituled, The Bloody Duke: Or, The Adventures for a Crown, a Tragy Comedy, as it was lately Acted at the Court at Alba Regalis, by several persons of Quality . This Play, together with those two new Ones lately publisht; Entituled , The Abdicated Prince and the late Revolution. Containing a full Account of the private Entrigues of the Two last Reigns, and the most memorable Transactions that have hapned since. All three sold by the Booksellers of London.</p>
<p>An Antidote against Lust: Or a Discourse of Uncleanness : Shewing its various Kinds, great Evis , the Temptations to it, and most effectual Cure. By Robert Care Minister of the Church of England.</p>
<p>Casuistical Morning Exercises, the 4th Volume, lately preached by several Ministers in and about London. Both printed for
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<p>These are to give Notice, That if any person bath occasion to sell any Library, or parcel of Books, cuber in large or small Quantities, they may receive ready Money for them, upon View thereof, by Langley Curtiss at 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 Years 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 both likewise a most excellent Gargarism or Mouth-Water, which 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 causeth a stinking Breath, which (by the Blessing of God, and the use of this Water) I dare affirm you will be freed from those Maladies beforementioned, with Directions.</p>
<p>London, Printed for Langley Curtiss at the Sign of Sir Edmondbury Godfrey's Head near Fleet-Bridge. 1690 .</p> </div1> </div0> </body> </text></TEI.2>

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