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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 1st, 2d, 3d, and 4th of this Instant March, 1720. In the Seventh Year of His MAJESTY's Reign.</p>
<p>BEFORE the Right Honourable Sir
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<persName id="f17210301-1-person3" type="judiciaryName"> John Raby
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<interp inst="f17210301-1-person3" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , Esq; Deputy Recorder; and several of his Majesty's Justices of the Peace for the City of London, and County of Middlesex.</p>
<p>The Jurors Names were as followeth:</p>
<p>London Jury.</p>
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<p>Middlesex Jury.</p>
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<join result="offencePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t17210301-9-off46 t17210301-9-crimeloc48"/> between 8 and 9 a Clock the Night aforesaid with his Basket of Linnen, the Prisoner stood at a Bookseller's Shop-Door, as if he had been Master, and said It's no matter, here's one will go; that he call'd to him and ask'd him to go over to the Stationer's next Door to the Post-Office, and ask for Madam Saunders's Scarlet Ridinghood: that when he came there, a Man stood ready to receive his Message, and told him, if he would bring a Token he would deliver it (that he then carried his Goods with him) that he went back and told the Gentleman (Prisoner) who sent him, who went so far as the Oyl Shop with him, then pull'd out his Watch and gave him for a Token, bidding him set down his Goods in that Shop and he would look after them till he came back; that he did so, and went again to the Stationer's Shop,</p>
<p>but when he came there the Man who sent him for the Token was gone; and enquiring of the Man in the Shop for Madam Saunders's Ridinghood he told him he knew no such Person; whereupon he went back to look for him that sent him and for his Goods; but to his Great Grief and surprise, could find neither; for he had taken care to go off with all his Linnen, which was to the value of 3 l. that the Watch he sent by him for a Token (which he produced in Court) was a Pewter Watch, such as are commonly sold for 6 d. a piece; and that he was to have 3 d. for his going of the Errand. That he knew the Prisoner very well by sight having seen him a great many times at the Black Raven, in Fetter Lane. That he acquainted his Master with his Loss the next Day, telling him that the Person who had served him so used the Raven, whereupon his Master advised him to be very sure before he charged any body, for fear should ruine an innocent Man; that pursuant to him Ac he went to the Raven several times before he saw him there (though they both used the House) that he set with him there, and had a full view of him so m Hour; that being fully, satisfied was the same Person, he enquired after his Character of the Man of the House; who told him, that he eat and drank well, paid very honestly, and liv'd after the rate of 200 l. per Annum. that when he took him up, his Wife begg'd to make it up. Mrs. Taylor who keeps the Oylshop, and
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<interp inst="t17210301-12-person87" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> deposed that the Prosecutor sent for Godfrey to an Alehouse, got him out of the City and Arrested him for 20 s. which she told this Evidence was for paying his Reckonings at several times; and if he would not pay the Debt, she would make a 40 l. Man of him; that the Prosecutor varied in her Evidence before the Justice; that when he was bail'd, she charged a Constable with him for Felony: but this Evidence being askt whether he heard the Prosecutor herself say that she would make 40 l. Man of him, answered, no; but he heard the Officer say it, as sent by her.
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<interp inst="t17210301-23-off126" type="offenceSubcategory" value="grandLarceny"/> feloniously stealing an Iron Chain value 6 d. a Streak of a Coach Wheel value 1 s. and a Wire Male value 5 s </rs>. the Goods of
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<interp inst="t17210301-24-off131" type="offenceSubcategory" value="grandLarceny"/> feloniously stealing an Iron Tool value 14 s. </rs> the Goods of
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<interp inst="t17210301-25-verdict138" type="verdictSubcategory" value="theftunder5s"/> Guilty to the value of 4 s. 10 d. </rs>
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