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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, and Friday, being the 19th, 20th, and 21st, of this Instant April,</p>
<p>1721. In the seventh Year of His MAJESTY's Reign.</p>
<p>BEFORE the Right Honourable Sir
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<interp inst="f17210419-1-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 Country of Middlesex.</p>
<p>The Jurors Names were as followeth:</p>
<p>London Jury.</p>
<p>
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<persName id="f17210419-1-person8" type="jurorName"> Nicholas Took
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<p>Middlesex Jury.</p>
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<join result="offencePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t17210419-10-off55 t17210419-10-crimeloc57"/> he saw the Beadle and a Woman standing at a Door seeming to quarrel together, that when he came near, the Beadle went away, and the Woman called to him (the Prosecutor) pretending to know him; that he went in, and she lockt and bolted the Doors, that there were some Women Washing, who asked him to make them drink, which he did, that he went up Stairs, and Mrs: Thompson pickt his Pocket of his Watch and Money, and told him he should have his Watch again if he would bring a Guinea to pay the Reckoning; whereupon he went and borrowed two half Guineas of a Friend, and came back to redeem his Watch, when he came back he saw the Prisoner there, and his Wife bid him give the Money to the Prisoner (which the Prosecutor held chinking in his Hand) and he would give him his Watch; but the Prosecutor saying that he would see his Watch before he parted with his Money, the Prisoner snatcht the two half Guineas out of his Hand by Force; That the Prisoner has since offered to make it up with him several times. Mr. Dentworth (the Constable) deposed, that he saw the Prosecutor as in distress with one Foot in the Door, the other out, and going up to his Assistance he told him he had been robb'd of his Watch; but the Woman said he had not been robb'd, but had left it for the Reckoning, which came to half a Guinea, and half a Guinea more for flauging him; and went up and fetcht the Watch down and gave it to this Evidence. The Prisoner denied that he snatcht the Money out of the Prosecutor's hand, and said, that he was out all that Day till 10 or 11 at Night, and called
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<p>Mrs. Holden (the Deceased's Widow) deposed, that her Husband always languish'd after that time; but did not tell her of it till she was brought to Bed, which was about 5 Weeks after; that then he told her Vincent had kickt him on the side and he believed he had done him hurt; but did not say which of the Vincents; that she bathed his Side with Brandy over some Coals, and he spit up some Blood in the Cloth. And being askt, said, that she had been Married to him 12 Years; that he had a Fever about 7 or 8 Years ago, but had not been sick since till then.</p>
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<p>Four others deposed, that they heard the Deceased say, the Rogues the Vincents would be his Death.</p>
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<p>Mr. Adam's deposed, that he went with Mr. Brown on the 15th of February, to view the Body of the Deceased, and confirmed his Evidence.</p>
<p>The Prisoner in his Defence said, that he was a poor Man, that he had 20 Children, and at spare times used to play on the Musick about the place to help maintain them; that the Deceased was his Kinsman, against whom he had no Malice. That in the Fray with Gillet, he had 2 Teeth bear out, lost one of his Eyes and his Head Cut to the Scull, and was not able to do the Deceased any Hurt above Stairs. And called
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