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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="16951014001"/>The Proceedings of the KING's Commission on the Peace, and Oyer and Terminer, and Goal-Delivery of Newgate, held for the City of London, and County of Middlesex, at Justice-Hall in the Old-bayly.</p>
<p>On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, being the 14th, 15th, 16th and 18th Days of October, 1695. And in the Seventh Year of his MAJESTY's Reign.</p>
<p>THE Sessions of the Peace, and Oyer and Terminer, and Gaol delivery of Newgate, held at Justice-Hall in the Old-Bayly , on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, being the 14th, 15th, 16th and 18th Days of October, 1695. 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>She was likewise a second time indicted for
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<p>She was likewise a third time indicted for
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<note>[Death -respited for pregnancy. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Text unreadable in original.]</note> out, which caused a young Woman to rise and go down her; and being just got down, she heard something go thump into the House of Office, which caused the young Woman to think that all was not well, and she charged her with it, and she confessed it to her, but told her, that if she did discover it, she would make away with her self; the Prisoner alledged that she came a month before her time, and the Child being found dead in the House of Office; upon the Coroner's Inquest, she was committed to Prison, and being ashamed of her wicked Act, had little else to say, the Jury found her
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<note>[Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Text unreadable in original.]</note> she had no hurt; and it being a suspected Bawdyhouse they did prosecute the Prisoners thinking to get some money out of them; the jury taking it into consideration, found them both
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<p>Received Sentence of Death 10.</p>
<p>Catherine Buckingham, alias Barber, alias Barnett.</p>
<p>Frances Boddyman</p>
<p>Robert Barnes</p>
<p>Morgan Bourne</p>
<p>Diana Cox</p>
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<p>Elizabeth Wright, Diana Cox, Jane Sherrey, and Catherine Buckingham, alias Barber, alias Barnett, pleaded their bellies, and a Jury of Matrons being Impannelled, found that Diana Cox, Jane Sherrey, and Catherine Buckingham, alias Barber, alias Barnett, were with Quick-Child, and Elizabeth Wright not with Quick-Child, who is to be Burnt.</p>
<p>Burnt in the Hand 6.</p>
<p>Hannah Bidgood</p>
<p>Jeremiah Hart</p>
<p>John Johnson</p>
<p>Cornelius Shaftsburgher</p>
<p>Cornelius Throft</p>
<p>Elizabeth Robinson.</p>
<p>Samuel Grant produced to the Court a Reprieve, to stay execution of his being burnt in the hand; and John Stanford being dangerous ill of his Wounds, his execution of being burnt in the hand is deferred, till he shall be in condition fit to undergo the same.</p>
<p>To be Whipt 3.</p>
<p>Jane Bucker, Elizabeth Beeston, Jane Martin.</p>
<p>David Davis fined 720l. and to stand committed till he pay the same, and to stand in the Pillory three several days; at the Royal Exchange, at Grocers Alley-End in the Poultrey, and a Chancery-Lane-End in Fleet-street.</p>
<p>Thomas Carter fined 1000l. and to stand committed till he pay the same, and to stand in the Pillory three other several days; at the Royal Exchange, at Grocers Alley-End in the Poultrey, and at Chancery-Lane-End in Fleetstreet.</p>
<p>Thomas Randall fined 1000l. and to stand committed till he pay the same, and to stand in the Pillory three other several days; at the Royal Exchange, at Grocers Alley-End in the Poultrey, and at Chancery-Lane-End in Fleetstreet.</p>
<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="16951014006"/>John Clarke fined 500l. and to stand committed till he pay the same, and to stand in the Pillory three other several days; at the Royal Exchange, at Grocers Alley-End in the Poultrey, and at Chancery-Lane-End in Fleetstreet.</p>
<p>Henry Long, and Joseph Pantalina, were fined twenty Nobles each for taking in of Dyer's News Letters.</p>
<p>Benjamin Baker Traversed till the next Sessions.</p>
<p>Ordered into His Majesty's Service at Sea, John Scarlet.</p>
<p>Ordered to serve His Majesty as Soldier, Michael Hall, John Johnson, and Cornelius Throft.</p>
<p>The last day of the Sessions James Lock living in the Old-Bayly, was brought into Court by
<note>[Text unreadable in original.]</note> of a Warrant from the Lord-Mayor to search his House, and upon search there was found a great quantity of Serpents in a Chest, (such as are fired off in the streets) and two or three Pound of Gunpowder loose in a Tray, which might have endangered the Neighbouring houses by Fire. To hinder him all such persons as shall offend in like manner, there is an Indictment ordered to be preferred against him, that all persons may take warning, and be deterred from the like practice.</p> </div1>
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<p>Books Printed for and sold by Thomas Cockerill, Senr and Junr, at the Three Legs in the Poultrey, over-against the Stocks-Market.</p>
<p>Historical Collections, the Third Part, in two Volumes, never before printed. Containing the principal matters which have happen'd from the meeting of the Parliament, Novemb. 1640. to the end of the year 1644. By John Rushworth Esq; Folio.</p>
<p>Life of Mary Queen of Scots. Folio.</p>
<p>Christus in Corde: Or the Mystical Union between Christ and Believers. Octavo.</p>
<p>- Precious Faith considered, in its Naure, Growth and Working. Octavo.</p>
<p>- A Discourse of Schism. Octavo. All three by Edward Polhill Esq;</p>
<p>Moses Amyraldus's Philosophical Discourses concerning the Nature of the Soul, its Existence after Death, and Happiness of the Just, &c. Octavo.</p>
<p>Geography Rectified: Or a Description of the World in all its Kingdoms, &c.. By Robert Murden. Quarto.</p>
<p>Geography Anatomiz'd: Or a Geographical Grammar, being an Exact Analysis of the whole Body of Modern Geography, &c. By Patr. Gordon M.A. Octavo.</p>
<p>Brewster's Essays of Trade and Navigation. Octavo.</p>
<p>The Necessity of Love to Christ. Octavo.</p>
<p>- The Mourner's Directory. Octavo. Both by Tho. Doolittle.</p>
<p>The Righteous Man's Hope at Death. By Samuel Doolittle.</p>
<p>The Morning Exercise at Cripplegate: Or several Cases of
<note>[Text unreadable in original.] practically resolved, by sundry </note> Quarto.</p>
<p>Accompaniment to the Morning Exercise, or more Cases of
<note>[Text unreadable in original.]</note> Quarto.</p>
<note>[Text unreadable in original.]</note> Or a View of some Divine truth. By Edward Polhill Esq; Quarto.</p>
<p>Succinct and Seasonable Discourse or Mental </p>
<p>Books Sold by Richard Baldwin.</p>
<p>A letter to the Paris Gazetteer, upon the Siege and Taking of Namur. By the Author of the Safety of Europe, &c. Done out of French.</p>
<p>Some Cautions offered to the Consideration of those who are cause Members to serve in the Ensuing Parliament.</p>
<p>An exact Account of the Siege of Namur; With a perfect Diary of the Campagne in Flanders, from the King's departure from Kensington, May the 12th, to His Return to London, October the 11th. 1695. By a Gentleman attending His Majesty during the whole Campaign.</p>
<p>THE person that lately lived on Ludgate-hill next door to the Kings-Arms Tavern near Fleetbridge, is now removed into Essex Court in White Fryers, the first Door on the left hand, where any one may be furnished with the Water for taking away Freckles, Pimples, Worms, and Morphew in the face; and excellent water and Oyntment for the Eyes, Ointments for the Rickets, Burns, Scalds, Wounds, Aches, Sprains, &c. Powders, Dentrifices, Elixirs, Essences, Oyls, Spirits, &c. for the easing and curing of most Distempers incident to Humane Bodies, prepared and sold by B. L. The Water for taking away the Freckels, Pimples, &c. is likewise sold at these places following, viz. at Mr. Miners in Popes Head Alley, and Mrs. Suttons at the Corner of Exchange-Ally over-against the Royal Exchange in Cornhil, Cane-shops. Mrs. Hamptons, near the Blue-Boar's-head in Islington. Mrs Miners, Semstress in the Inner Temple Lane. Mrs. Labrahams, at the Sign of the Crown in Blew Anchor Alley, over-against the Artillery-Ground, on Bunhill. And at Mr. Palmers House on Osay-hill at Epsom. To prevent mistakes and counterfeits, my Bottles will be Sealed with my Coat of Arms, viz. the Three Water Bugets and Half-Moon.</p>
<p>ELIXIR STOMACHICUM; Or the great Cordial Elixir for the Stomach, of a delicate flavour, and pleasant (though bitterish) taste, to be drank at any time, but especially in a Morning, in any Liquor, as Ale, Tea, canary, &c. Which for the Scurvy, to purify the Blood, expel Wind, for all Indispositions of the Stomach; as want of appetite, Sickness, &c. for Vapours in Women, and three other most certain Vertues mention'd in the Bills sold with it, and to be had gratis at the places where 'tis sold; excess any one Medicine ever made publick to the World; and of such Excellency and Usefulness for all Persons, as never to be without it about them 'Tis sold by some one Bookseller in most Cities, and many great Towns in England By Mr. Levington, Fruiterer, at the Royal Exchange Gate, and at the most Eminent Coffee houses in or about London. Also by John Harris, at the Harrow in the Poultrey; J. Dunston, at the Raven in Jewin-street; S. Howkins, in George yard in Lombard-street; Hugh Newman, in the Poultrey; H. Rhodes, at the Star in Fleetstreet; Booksellers. The Author having appointed the Three last only (bedsides himself) to sell it by Wholesale. Any Person wanting it to dispose of, or sell again, may be there furnish'd, with Allowance for selling. Price One Shilling each Bottle, Retail.</p>
<p>This is to give notice, that Mrs. Norridghe lodgeth at the Pewterer's right against the New-Exchange in the Strand, who hath an infallible and matchless Powder for the Stone and Gravel in the Kidneys, Stone and Stranguary, and Stone-Cholicks: Which great Secret, with many more, her Father Dr Duncan, left her at his Decease, who practised Physick for the space of Sixty Years, and lived till the age of Eighty Eight. One Dose of this Powder generally cures a fit of the Stone; but if the Party be weak, or worse, then usually it may require two: It is sealed up in Ten Shilling Papers for those of full Age, and Five Shillings for those of younger years. And also in Halfcrown Papers to take sometimes in the morning fasting to prevent the Stone from contracting again. She is likewise very expert in cleansing the Teeth, and taketh out any perisht part betwixt the Teeth; and cureth the Tooth-ach, and the Scurvy in the Gums, and setteth in Artificial Teeth. She hath also a most Excellent Water for Sore Eyes, and Strengthens the weak sight, and cures the Evil in the Eyes, even from the birth. Were the virtue of this Water generally known, never a Family in England would be without some of it by them; for washing with it twice or thrice in a week, preserves the Sight, and prevents the settling any humor in the Eyes, proceeding from what cause soever. It is sealed up in Twelve penny, Halfcrown, and Crown Bottles. She hath likewise a very useful Water for either Man or Woman, that keeps the Hair from falling, and makes it grow where it is thin. It is Sealed up in Twelve Penny, and Halfcrown Bottles. And she will undertake to cure the Jaundice, though they are as yellow as Saffron Cloth all over the Body, and turning to the Black Jaundice. She is to be Spoken with every Morning till Ten, and Tuesday and Thursday all the day.</p> </div1> </div0> </body> </text></TEI.2>

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