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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="172402260001"/>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 Bailey,</p>
<p>On Wednesday, and Friday, being the 26th, and 28th of February, and Monday the 23d of March, and Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday, the 30th, 31st of March, and 1st, 2d, and 4th of April, in the Tenth Year of His MAJESTY's Reign.</p>
<p>BEFORE the Right Honourable Sir
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<p>The JURORS were as followeth.</p>
<p>The London Jury.</p>
<p>
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<p>
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<p>
<persName id="f17240226-1-person7" type="jurorName"> Thomas Rudley
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<persName id="f17240226-1-person8" type="jurorName"> Obadiah Smart
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<persName id="f17240226-1-person9" type="jurorName"> Charles Woodhouse
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<persName id="f17240226-1-person12" type="jurorName"> Philip Roberts
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<persName id="f17240226-1-person13" type="jurorName"> Henry Aubin
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<persName id="f17240226-1-person14" type="jurorName"> John Dear
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<persName id="f17240226-1-person15" type="jurorName"> James Tomlins
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<p>The Middlesex Jury.</p>
<p>
<persName id="f17240226-1-person16" type="jurorName"> Nathaniel Chandler
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<persName id="f17240226-1-person18" type="jurorName"> Benjamin Forster
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<persName id="f17240226-1-person21" type="jurorName"> John Allen
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<persName id="f17240226-1-person22" type="jurorName"> Robert Chads
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<persName id="f17240226-1-person23" type="jurorName"> Samuel Chandler
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