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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="16910708001"/>THE PROCEEDINGS AT Justice-Hall in the Old-Baily,</p>
<p>On Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, being the 8th, 9th, and 10th Days of July, 1691.</p>
<p>And in the Third Year of Their MAJESTIES Reign.</p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t16910708-1-person3" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> alias Browne, not taken, did break the
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<join result="offenceCrimeDate" targOrder="Y" targets="t16910708-1-off1 t16910708-1-cd3"/> last was 12 Month, and Sacriligiously did take away 2 Diaper Table-Cloaths, value 30 s. one Velvet Pawl, value 20 l. three Yards of Black Cloth, value 30 s. one Velvet Pulpit Cloth, value 7 l. one Velvet Table-Cloth, value 20 l. one Velvet Cushion, value 3 l. one Plush Cushion, value 5 s. one Plush Table-Cloth, value 10 s. two Holland Surplices, value 30 s. one Silver Flagon-Pot, value 35 l. one Tankard, value 6 l. one Silver Cup, value 6 l. another Silver Cup Gilt, value 7 l. one Gilt Plate, value 5 l. &c. </rs> The Evidence in chief was
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<interp inst="t16910708-1-person5" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , Church-wardens, who swore that they lost the above said Goods; and one Benneson swore, That they brought the Plate to him to sell, and that Collet had confest to him, That he broke open the Vestry Door and took away all the Goods, &c. They both said they knew nothing of it, and had no Evidence to prove any thing for them; yet the Witnesses did not Charge Aldershaw to have been actually in the Robbery, so he was
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<note>[Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t16910708-2-off7 t16910708-2-victim7"/> </persName> of 50 Yards of Silver Lace, value 30 l. three Diaper Napkins, value 10 s. two Handkerchiefs, value 3 s. </rs> on the
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<note>[Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t16910708-3-verdict15" type="verdictSubcategory" value="theftunder10s"/> Guilty only to the value of Nine Shillings </rs>.</p>
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Whipping. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t16910708-8-victim22" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> of a pair of Velvet Breeches, value 10 s. some parcels of Linnen, &c. of good value </rs>, on the
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t16910708-10-off45" type="offenceSubcategory" value="grandLarceny"/> stealing from
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<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t16910708-10-off45 t16910708-10-victim26"/> </persName> 11 Yards of Bone-Lace, value 22 s. </rs> The prisoner came to buy Lace of Partridge, at the
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<interp inst="t16910708-10-verdict47" type="verdictSubcategory" value="theftunder10s"/> Guilty to the value of 9 s. </rs> </p>
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t16910708-12-victim30" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> a Silver Tankard, value 5 l. </rs> which was found upon the prisoner. He was a second time Indicted, for
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>The Tryals being over, the Court gave Sentence as followeth:</p>
<p>Burnt in the Hand 7.</p>
<p>Thomas Woodhall, Marrow Pynes, Mary Hutchins, John Huybert, Mary Wade, Elizabeth Williams, and Anne Mansfeild.</p>
<p>To be Transported 6.</p>
<p>John Kill-patrick, Daniel Wilcox, William Gray, John Strutton, James Barrow, and William Jones.</p>
<p>Received Sentence of Death 11.</p>
<p>John Gwin, John Collet, Jane Williams, John Wilson, Martha Walters, Mary Streth, Katherine Seymor, Mary Danby, Robert Trumball, Robert Adderton, and Thomas Walters.</p>
<p>To be Whipt 5.</p>
<p>Valentine Knight, Millicent Hummerson, Prescilla Long, Elizabeth Butler, and Dorothy Wright.</p>
<p>Martha Walters pleading her Belly, she was found not with Child.</p>
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<p>Walter Piggot, for Pulling in Guild-Hall as a Free-man of London, was Find 20 Nobles.</p>
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<p>Walter Strickland and the other Gentlemen, who were found Guilty of Manslaughter for killing Thomas Lashly, all prayed the benefit of their Clergy; but an Appeal was brought against them for Murther.</p> </div1>
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<p>ADVERTISEMENTS.</p>
<p>*** Spitting Drops, that any one may take safely and go abroad after, they powerfully discharge the Head and Stomach of vicious Humours frees the Body of Gout, Dropsie, Scurvy, all Infection Venerial, or Mercurial Physick, and Cures the Face, Pallat, Nose, of all ulcers, Scabs, &c. it prevents the danger of Fluxing. He hath also those approved Drops for Cure of Fistula's, Piles, or Hemorrhoides, several having been cured by once Applying. By Doctor Archer, Author of the Book called Every Man his own Doctor: Sworn Physician to King Charles II. He is to be spoke with at his chamber at the Sadlers over against the Muse at Charing Cross, next the Black Horse, from Noon till 5. Evening at other times at his House at Knight's-Bridge. He sells not his Drops, but administers them as needful. He freely gives his Advice.</p>
<p>*** Is Plow-Yard in Grays-Inn-Lane, lives Dr. Thomas Kirlens a Collegiate Physician, and Sworn Physician to Charles II. until his death: Who with a Drink and Pill, (hindering no Business) undertakes to Cure any Ulcers, Sores, Swellings in the Nese, Face, or other parts, Scabs, Itch, Scurfs, Leprosies, and Venerial Disease, expecting nothing until the Cure be finished. Of the last, he both cured many hundreds in this City, many of them after Fluxing, which carries the evil from the lower parts to the Head, and so distroys many. The Drink is 3 s. the Quart, the Pill 1 s. 4 Box with Directions, a better purger than which was ever given, for they clense the Body of all Impurities, which are the causes of Dropsies, Gouts, Scurvies, Stone or Gravel, Payns in the Head and other parts; with another Drink at 1 s. 6 d. a Quart, he Cures all Fevers and hot Distempers without Bleeding, except in few Bodys. He gives his Opinion to all that writes or comes for nothing.</p> </div1> </div0> </body> </text></TEI.2>

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