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<p>THE PROCEEDINGS ON THE KING's Commission of the Peace, AND</p>
<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</p>
<p>Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, being the 7th, 8th, 9th and 10th of this Instant September, 1720. In the Seventh Year of His MAJESTY's Reign.</p>
<p>19. Sept. 1720.</p>
<p>BEFORE the Right Honorable Sir
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<p>The Jurors Names were as followeth:</p>
<p>London Jury.</p>
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<p>Charles Young</p>
<p>William King,</p>
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<p>Middlesex Jury.</p>
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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="172009070006"/> Guineas with a File just over the Head; 23 and an half, told them, put them into the Bag and Drawer, lay under the Bed in the same Room to watch, and made a Hole in the Basis to look through that he might not be discover'd by lifting it up; that the Prisoner came several times into the Room; that he was sent for when he was detected, and heard him own it and beg Pardon. Mr. Twinborough deposed, that he was at the Tavern when the Guineas were markt, and heard them agree, that Mr. Baker should lie under the Bed; that he heard the Boy say he was sorry he had done so; and confest he had wrong'd his Master of above 50 l. that his Mother got away, but was taken a gain.
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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="172009070007"/> three. Days time; and that he had a long Barrel to screw on when he lent it him. Mr. Langborn deposed, that Mr. Dakins came to his House, and askt if he knew
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<p>Mr. Bowers deposed, that he came Home that Evening about Six a Clock, and found the Deceased, the Prisoner, and another Gentleman drinking together; that the Deceased asked him to sit down; that some Musick came in, and the Deceased bid them play the Duke of Ormond's March, to which the Prisoner objected; soon after the Deceased proposed the Duke of Ormond's Health, and said he would Drink his Health, for he was an Honest Gentleman: upon which the Prisoner said, You are a Rogue and a Lyer, for he is a Rebel to his Country. That they immediately both clapt their Hands to their Swords; the Deceased was Endeavouring to get out of the Box, and he believed that the Prisoner past at him as he was Endeavouring to get out of the Box; and that he was Half-Way out when he was run Through, and dropt on the outside of the Box. That he did not perceive the Deceased's Sword drawn before the Pass; but when they had secured the Prisoner's Sword, he saw the Deceased's Sword drawn lying by his Side, and the Scabbard, he being fallen down in a Minute.</p>
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<p>Mr. Knockells deposed, that he being sent for, found the Deceased supported by Three or Four Men, giving him Spirits to Smell to: when he come in he did not see the Deceased's Sword, but one French came in and ask'd if any had seen his Sword drawn, saying it would be a Material Thing: but no one then said they had seen it drawn. That soon afterwards he perceived his Sword lie drawn by him on his Left Side. That he opened him, and found that he was run through the Lobe of the Lungs, and the Heart.</p>
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<p>Capt. Cunliff deposed, that the Deceased intruded himself into their Company; that the Deceased bid the Musick play the Duke of Ormond's March, and they made them cease; that the Deceased proposed his Health, saying he was an honest Man; that he told him, that was not agreeable to them; but the Deceased took the Glass and drank it to the Prisoner, who was his Left Hand Man. The Prisner said he was a Rogue, and the Deceased laid his Hand on his Sword first, and the Prisoner made a Thrust at him. That he could not swear the Deceased's Sword was drawn at that time, he being in Confusion, and fell over the Table endeavouring to prevent Mischief; but he saw the Deceased Realing with his Sword drawn in his Hand when he fell.</p>
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<p>Hary Croox deposed, that he saw the Deceased fall, and took him up; but did not see his Sword till he saw it in Jane Fox's Hand.</p>
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<p>The Prisoner called several Gentlemen to his Reputation, who gave him the Character of a Quiet, Civil, Courteous, Good-Humour'd Man, not given to Quarrel, but the Reverse.</p>
<p>For the Prosecutor, one Turbott was called, who said that he was there before the Deceased was dead and then he did not see Hewett nor Read there; but said there was a great Crowd of People.</p>
<p>Mr. Sparrow was also called to discredit Mr. Hewett, he said he believed he stirr'd out only on Sundays, for that he used to come of a Sunday to speak to him on Business.</p>
<p>The Jury being gone out, and some Debates arising among them about giving Credit to Mr. Hewett's Evidence, Mr. Bowers and Capt. Cunliff were called in again, and the Questions which the Jury desired were put to them for their Satisfaction.</p>
<p>And Mr. Bowers deposed, that he did not remember that he heard the Deceased use the Expression, Take Care of you self. That he endeavoured to stop the Prisoner's Arm, and did not see what the Deceased did his Back being towards him. That he believed if the Words were spoke he might have heard them: but could not take upon him to swear they were not spoke. And he confirmed what Mr. Hewett swore, that he might see from that Box where he was, the outermost (in the Box where the Gentlemen were) and yet not those within.</p>
<p>Capt. Cunliff deposed, that he could not swear such Words were or were not spoke by the Deceased; for that he threw himself over the Table to prevent Mischief, and was in great Confusion.</p>
<p>The Jury after long Consideration, and having (as aforesaid, further informed themselves by the Re-examination of the Witnesses, declared they were satisfied, and that they gave Credit to the Affirmative and Positive Evidence, which was not disproved by the Negative Evidence; and that one of the Jury had known Mr. Hewett several Years, and believed he was an Honest Man; and so they brought in the Prisoner
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<p>The Tryals being over, the Court proceeded to give Judgment as followeth;</p>
<p>Receiv'd Sentence of Death, 10.</p>
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<p>Burnt in the Hand. 5.</p>
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<p>To be Transported. 25.</p>
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