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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="171412090001"/>THE PROCEEDINGS ON THE KING's Commission of the Peace, AND
<p>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 Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Monday, being the 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, and 13th, of December, 1714 is the First Year of His MAJESTY's Reign.</p>
<p>Before the Right Hon. 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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<note>[Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Whipping. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Branding. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t17141209-6-verdict32" type="verdictSubcategory" value="theftunder5s"/> Guilty to the Value of 4 s. 10 d. </rs> </p>
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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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<note>[Whipping. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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