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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="16980223001"/>THE PROCEEDINGS ON THE King's Commission 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-BAYLY,</p>
<p>On Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Monday, being the 23d, 24th, 25th, 26th, and 28th Days of February, 1697.</p>
<p>And in the Tenth Year of His Majesty's Reign.</p>
<p>THE Sessions of Peace, and Oyer and Terminer, and Gaol-Delivery of Newgate, held at Justice-Hall in the Old-Bayly, on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Monday, being the 23d, 24th, 25th, 26th, and 28th Days of February 1697. Before the Right Honourable Sir
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<p>The Jurors are 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>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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