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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="172407080001"/>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, Thursday, and Friday, being the 8th, 9th, and 10th of July, 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>The Middlesex Jury.</p>
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