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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="172705170001"/>THE PROCEEDINGS AT THE Sessions of the Peace, and Oyer and Terminer, For the CITY of LONDON. AND ON
<p>And King's Commission of Goal-Delivery of Newgate, held at Justice-Hall in the Old-Baily; for the CITY of London, and COUNTY of Middlesex.</p>
<p>ON</p>
<p>Wednesday and Thursday, being the 17th and 18th of May, 1727, in the Thirteenth Year of His MAJESTY's Reign.</p>
<p>BEFORE the Right Honourable Sir
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<p>London Jury.</p>
<p>
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<p>Middlesex Jury.</p>
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<p>- Savil a Watchman depos'd, That he saw the Prisoner and another Person, whom he took on Suspicion of having taken the Padlock from off the Prosecutor's Warehouse-Door; and the other Person getting away, he, with another Watchman searched the Prisoner, and found 8 picklock Keys in his Coat Pocket, but the Padlock he dropt in the Channel, which they afterwards found. This Evidence was corroborated by the Deposition of Ball, the other Watchman; who assisted in taking the Prisoner: The picklock Keys and the Padlock was produc'd in Court, and it appearing by several plain Circumstances that he took the Padlock with a design to rob the Warehouse, the Jury found him
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<p>The Prosecutor depos'd, That coming through
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<p>The Prosecutor depos'd, That he saw the Prisoner take the Handkerchief out of his Pocket, and gave it to another, upon which he apprehended him; the Prisoner could not positively deny the Fact, but alledged that the Handkerchief was not worth the Money mentioned in the Indictment, and he (being a good Christan) begg'd the Court would consider, the Prosecutor was but an Infidel; but he proving the Form of Baptism had been administred to him, this Artifice was but of little Effect, for the Jury found him
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>Margaret Guischard depos'd, That she caught the Prisoner upon the Stairs with the Goods in her Apron, of which she gave so slender an Account, that the Jury found her
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<p>The Prosecutor depos'd, That she missing the Box, order'd a strict Search to be made after it, and at length heard it was offer'd to be pawn'd to one Mr Granger, who stopt the Box and secur'd the Prisoner.</p>
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<p>The Prosecutor depos'd, That the Prisoner Mary Luke, had for some Time been his
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<interp inst="t17270517-8-person74" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> depos'd, That she being a Servant to Katharine Luke, had seen the Daughter, Mary Luke, at several Times bring Mr. Thoroughgood's Goods, not only those mentioned in the Indictment, but Coals, Candles, Beef, &c. which being evidently prov'd, the Jury found them
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>To the first Indictment Mr. John Wharton depos'd, That the Prisoner came to his Shop and pretended to buy some Cambrick, but they not agreeing about the Price she went away; soon after which he mist the Goods, and finding this Elizabeth Wade, charg'd her, but though he searched her he could not find them upon her.</p>
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<p>She pleaded her Belly, and a Jury of Matrons was impanell'd but they brought in their Verdict that the was not Quick with Child, as she pretended.</p> </div1>
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<p>The Prosecutor depos'd, That the Prisoner came to his House to be shaved, and that afterwards missing the Perukes, he took the Prisoner on Suspicion; at which Time he confest his taking them. The Jury found him
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<p>The Prosecutor depos'd, That the Prisoner came to him under the pretence of buying 2 pair of Buckles, and after a great deal of shuffling and chastering he would have gone away, but the Prosecutor missing the Buckles, charged him with them, and what by Threatning and Promises he pulled them out of his pocket. This Evidence was corroborated by the Oath of Mr.
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<p>It appeared that the prosecutor reposing too much Confidence in the prisoner, whom he had left in the House alone; at which Time she took the Opportunity to steal the Goods mentioned in the Indictment; of which the Jury found her
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<p>One Smallman depos'd, That he being a Watchman in the Fields, heard the prosecutor call out for help, and thereupon went and untied him; afterwards he with another found the prisoners at a Brandy Shop of bad Character in Middle-Row, Holborn, and apprehended them on Suspicion.</p>
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<p>Doctor Wright, (a merry Translator) depos'd, That as he was at work, he saw the Prisoner come out of the Prosecutor's House with the Goods, and pursuing him the Prisoner dropt them just as he was taken by this Deponent. The Jury found him
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<note>[Whipping. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>Receiv'd Sentence of Death 2.</p>
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<p>To be whipt 4.</p>
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<p>Burnt in the Hand 2.</p>
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<p>Transportation 27.</p>
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<p>
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<persName id="s17270517-1-person294"> George Jemmins
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<interp inst="s17270517-1-person294" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , for a Misdemeanor, in assaulting
<persName id="s17270517-1-person295"> Samuel Smith
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<interp inst="s17270517-1-person295" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , &c. were sentenced to three Years Imprisonment, and to give Security for their good Behaviour for 4 Years more after they are discharged.</p>
<p>
<persName id="s17270517-1-person296"> William Marsh Fin'd
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<p>ADVERTISEMENT.</p>
<p>Books printed for
<persName id="a17270517-1-person297"> Edward Symon
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<interp inst="a17270517-1-person297" type="given" value="Edward"/>
<interp inst="a17270517-1-person297" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , against the Royal Exchange in Cornhill.</p>
<p>Connection of the History of the Old and New Testament, with that of the Jews and Neighbouring Nations, from the Declension of the Kingdoms of Israel and Judah, to the Time of Christ. By Humphry
<persName id="a17270517-1-person298"> Prideaux, D. D.
<interp inst="a17270517-1-person298" type="given" value="Prideaux"/>
<interp inst="a17270517-1-person298" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> Dean of Norwich, 2 Vols. Folio, with Cutts and Maps. Price 1 l. 15 s.</p>
<p>The Dealers in Stocks Assistant; or a Calculation of the Value of any Parcel of Stock, from 1000 l. to 1 l. at the Rate of the 16th Part of a Pound per Cent. to 200 l. per cent. for the Ease of the Proprietors of the several Transferable Stocks, in Buying, Selling, and Casting up Dividends. By G. Clerks, of the South-Sea House. Price 2s. 6 d.</p>
<p>The Physical Dictionary, wherein the Terms of Anatomy, the Names and Causes of Diseases, Chirurgical Instruments, their Use, are accurately described. As also the Names and Virtues of Medicinal Plants, Minerals, Stones, Gums, Salts, Barths, &c. The Method of chusing the best Drugs: The Terms of Chymistry, and of the Apothecary's Art: The various Forms of Medicines, and the Ways of compounding them. By
<persName id="a17270517-1-person299"> Stephen Blancard
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<interp inst="a17270517-1-person299" type="given" value="Stephen"/>
<interp inst="a17270517-1-person299" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , M. D. Professor of Physick at Middleburg in Zealand. The Seventh Edition, with the Addition of many Thousand Terms of Art, and their Explantion (from the last and best Edition of Castellus's Lexicon Medicum, and other Authors) more than in any former Impression; also a Catalogue of the Characters us'd in Physick, both in Latin and English, curiously Engrav'd on Copper.</p>
<p>Tables of Interest, at the Rate of 3 & 4 and half 5, 6, 7, and 8 per cent. from One Thousand Pounds to, one Shilling for one Day, &c. Exactly computed to the Thousandth Part of a Penny. Also Tables of Compound Interest. By, The Lydal, Accomptant to the Commissioners of Excise.</p>
<p>LONDON: Printed for E. Symon in Cornhill; and Sold by J. Roberts, at the Oxford-Arms in Warwick-Lane.</p>
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