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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="17080115001"/>THE PROCEEDINGS ON THE Queen's Commission of 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 Thursday, Friday, and Monday, being the 15th, 16th, and 19th, Days of January, 1707-8. In the Sixth Year of Her MAJESTY's Reign,</p>
<p>BEFORE the Right Honourable Sir
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<p>The Jurors were as followeth:</p>
<p>London Jury.</p>
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<p>Middlesex Jury</p>
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<p>The Proceedings were as followeth.</p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t17080115-1-off2" type="offenceSubcategory" value="infanticide"/> Murder of her Female Infant Bastard Child, by throwing of it into a House of office, where 'twas suffocated with Filth, on the
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<p>***Whereas last Sessions in the Tryal of Alice Jones it is Printed 40 Yards of Muslin value 40 Pound, it was a mistake and should have been 15 Pound, which was the value sworn by the Prosecutor.</p>
<p>The Tryals being over, the Court proceeded to give Judgement as followeth.</p>
<p>Receiv'd Sentence of Death, 5.</p>
<p>William Gregg, Alexander Carrol, Ann Gardner, William Swallow, and John Read, who was called to his former Sentence.</p>
<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="17080115004"/>Burnt in the Hand, 4.</p>
<p>Francis Read, Ann Williams, Henry Cales and John Davis.</p>
<p>Petit Larcenies, 8.</p>
<p>Eliz. Twelves, Robert Dansy, Eliz. Hare, Mary Newman, Eliz. Chapman, Mary Bly, John Crases, Henry Arnold.</p>
<p>Margaret Underhill Fin'd 20 Nobles, and to lie in Prison till she pay the same.</p> </div1>
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<p>There is Printed at Her Majesty's Printing Office in Black Fryers, a large Common-Prayer, In 400. upon very good Paper and a fair Character, fit for Parish-Clarks, or for Families. Sold by Robert Whitledge, at the Sign of the Bible in Creed-lane, near Ludgate, also Dr. Gibson on the Sacrament. All sorts of Bibles and Common-Prayers Rul'd or un-Rul'd, also the Statutes at Large, in 3 Volumes.</p>
<p>Newly Published, (being the Fifth Edition, Corrected and Enlarged to more than Double the number of Sheets contain'd in the last Impression.)</p>
<p>A Treatise of all the Degrees and Symptoms on the Venereal Disease, in both Sexes; Explicating Naturally and Mechanically its Causes, Kinds, various Ways of Infecting; the Nature of Hereditary Infection; Certainty of knowing whether Infected or not; Infallible Way to prevent Infection; Easiness of Cure when Infected; why so many miss of Cure, and the Use and Abuse of Mercury in the Cure, Necessary to be Read and Observ'd by all Persons that Now have, Ever had, (many other Diseases being occasion'd by the Venereal Taint and Mercury,) or at any time May have the Misfortune of that Distemper, in order to prevent their being Ruined by Ignorant Pretenders, Quacks,
<note>[Text unreadable in original.]</note>, Impostors, &c. whose Notorious Practises are clearly. To which is added, an account of the Cause and Cure of Old Venereal and other Gleets, Introductory to which, the Genital Parts in both Sexes, their Life and Abuse, are briefly describ'd, and why Gleets (as sometimes they do) hinder Procreation, causing Impotency, &c. in Men, and Sterility, &c. in Women. With some Remarkable Cases of that Kind inserted. The whole Interspers'd with potent Prescriptions, many Pertinent Observations, Histories and Letters of very Remarkable Cures. The like for general Advantage, never Publish'd by any Author, Ancient or Modern, since the Disease came first to be known in the World. With a Copious Index to the Whole. By J. Marten, (who is now remov'd as mention'd at the end of the Precise in the Book). Sold by N. Crouch at the Bell in the Poultry, S. Crouch in Cornhil, J. Knapton in St. Paul's Church yard, W. Hawes in Ludgate street, P. Varenne at Seneca's Head in the Strand, Ch. King in Westminster-Hall; and J. Ilsted against St. Dunstan's Church, Fleet-street, Booksellers. Price 4s.</p>
<p>At the Sign of the Three Black-Birds in the Great-Minories, near Aldgate.</p>
<p>IS to be sold, a never-failing Oyntment that Cures the Gout, although the Parties be reduc'd to their Crutches, and that in 2 or 3 Days time, having often been found true by Experience, to the great Ease and Comfort of many, it also cures Rheumatick Pains, Likewise a certain and infallible Cure for the Tooth-ach, without Drawing, and that so effectually that the Pain will never return again, and not only so, but makes Teeth as white as Ivory, and fastens those that are loose, to Admiration.</p>
<p>ALL Melancholy and Hypochondriacal Distempers of Mind, with strange Fears, Dismal Apprehensions, Sudden Surprises, and sinking of Spirits the most extreme and inveterate Giddinesses and Pains in the Head, Falterings, Tremblings, or any other Disorders arising from Vapours; are forcefully cured (with God's Blessing) by a Physician well experience'd therein, and of more than 20 Years Practice in those deplorable Cases: who also Cures Convulsions and all other the most strange and violent Fits, if curable, which he informs on sight of their Water) Living next Door to Shadwell Coffee-House, in Upper-Shadwell, near London; Where those that have occasion, and live remote, may direct their Letters, and they shall be speedily answer'd, or attended on if desired.</p>
<p>The most Incomparable Cordial Stomach Pills,</p>
<p>Which without Purging, Confinement, or Trouble, absolutely Cures all Pains, Indigestion, Stoppage,
<note>[Text unreadable in original.]</note> </p>
<p>A safe and absolute Cure for the Tooth-ache,</p>
<p>Whither it proceeds from Rheume, Rottenness of the Teeth,
<note>[Text unreadable in original.]</note> Sold with Directions, at 1s. the Bottle, by Mr. Brooks Stationer, upon London Bridge, Mrs. Milner at the red Meg in Popes Mead Alley, Cornhil, Mr. Jennings at the corner of Milk Street, Cheapside, Mr. Parsons a Cane Shop, against the Horn Tavern in Flood Street, Mr. Forsey Perfumer next Exeter Change in the Strand, Mrs. Howel Perfumer, next Leicester House in Leicester Fields, and by the Author Da. Perfonce, at the Surgeons Arms in Dyot Street St. Giles's.</p>
<p>Just Published.</p>
<p>Biography; Or, A Touch at the Lady's Tails. Being a Lampoon privately dispers'd at Tunbridge Wells, in the Year, 1707, by a Water-Drinker, with the Names and Characters of the most noted Water-Drinkers. Also a merry Elegy upon Mother Jefferies, the ancient Water-Dirper. Price 1s. The first and second part of the Pulpit Fool, giving a distinct Character of the most noted Clergy-Men in the Queens Dominions, both Church-Men and Dissenters. All three sold by the Booksellers of London and Westminster.</p>
<p>THE Prophetical Warnings of John Lacy, Esq; pronounc'd under the Operation of the Spirit, and faithfully taken in Writing when they were spoken. Printed for B. Bragge at the Raven in Pater-noster-row, Price 6d. Where may be had the 2d and 3d Parts, by the said Author. As also a Book Entitled, an Answer to
<note>[Text unreadable in original.]</note> Impostors, no Prophets.</p>
<p>Memoirs of the right Villanous John Hall, the late famous and Notorious Robber, Pen'd from his Mouth some time before his Death. Containing the exact Life, and Character of a Thief in General. As also a lively Representation of Newgate, and its Inhabitaries, with the Manners and Customs observed there. The Nature and Means by which they
<note>[Text unreadable in original.]</note> several Thefts and Robberies, and the Distinctliness observed in their respective Functions. To which is added, the Cant generally us'd by those Sort of People to conceal their Villanies; and Rules to avoid being Robb'd or Cheated by them. Usefully set forth for the Good of the Publick, at the Instance of many honest People.</p>
<p>THE Sot-weed Factor: Or, a Voyage to Maryland, a Satyr. In which is describ'd, the Laws, Governments, Courts and Constitutions of the Country; and also the Buildings, Feasts, Frolicks, Entertainments and Drunken Humours of the Inhabitants of that Part of America: In Burlesque Verse, By Eben. Cook, Gent. All Sold by B. Bragge in Pater-noster-row.</p>
<p>Quakerisin Dissected and laid open. Or, a Preacise containing a faithful Discovery of near upon six Hundred of their Errors and horrible Blasphemies; tending to the utter Destruction of the true Christian Faith; and the total subversion of the Established Government of Great Britain and Ireland. Sincerely collected out of their choicest and most celebrated Writers: and expos'd to the publick view of all Men. Occasion'd by a late Discourse, publish'd by Rich. Clarridge, call'd Melius
<note>[Text unreadable in original.]</note>, and being a Just and Honest return for his unjust and dishonest charge of Blasphemes (In that contain'd) against many of the most Eminent Fathers and Writers of the Church of England, &c. Printed for Will. Carter, at the Green Dragon in St. Paul's Church-Yard, 1708.</p>
<p>Just Publish'd,</p>
<p>THe History of the Siege of Toulon. With an Account of the Political Reasons that mov'd the Confederates to undertake it: And all that happened from the Duke of Savoy's entering Provence, to the Day he march'd out of it. With a List of the
<note>[Text unreadable in original.]</note> Officers of the Port of Toulon, and their particular during the Siege; and a further account of the Death of some of the most Eminent Persons kill'd there. To which there is prefix'd, a new Plan of the Town, Harbour, Fortifications, French and Confederate Camps, Batteries and Mountains. Done from the French Copy, Printed at Paris, and dedicated to the French King. London, Printed and sold by B. Bragge at the Raven in Pater-Noster-Row, 1708. Price bound 2s.</p>
<p>THe 3d Volume, consisting of Poems on divers subjects, viz. The Charitable Citizen. Fortunes bounty. A Satyr against the corrupt use of money. A Dialogue between
<note>[Text unreadable in original.]</note> A Musical Entertainment. The Libertine's Choice. All Men mad. Helter Skelter. Honesty in Distress. The 1st 2d and 3d parts of the Journey to H-. A Satyr against Wine. A Poem in praise of small Beer. A Poem on the Success of the Duke of Marlborough, with several other Poems never before printed. By the author of the London Spy. Sold by B. Bragge in Pater-noster-row; where may be had Friendly Correspondences, or Epistolory Satyrs upon Virtue and Vice, in several Letters under the following Heads, viz. 1st Tom Brewer's last Letter to his witty Friends and Companions. 2d, A Letter from a Gentleman in London to a Friend in the Country concerning the Publick Affairs of his Town, &c. To which is added, pleasant, comical, and delightful Predictions and Observations upon every Month, and every remarkable Day throughout the Year. By the Author of the London Spy, with all his Writings hitherto excl:</p> </div1> </div0> </body> </text></TEI.2>

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