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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="172802280001"/>THE PROCEEDINGS
<p>At the Sessions of the Peace, and Oyer and Terminer for the City of LONDON.</p>
<p>And on the 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 Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Monday, and Tuesday, being the 28th, and 29th, of Feb. and the 1st, 2d, 4th and 5th of March. 1727, in the First Year of His MAJESTY's Reign.</p>
<p>Price Six Pence.</p>
<p>BEFORE the Right Honourable Sir
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<p>London Jury.</p>
<p>
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<p>
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<p>
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<p>Middlesex Jury.</p>
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<p>David Betty depos'd, That the Prisoner had taken Lodgings at his House, and that sometimes Mr. Collingwood lent him the Coat, but this Deponent sending the Coat on the Back of the Prisoner, he charg'd him with a Robbery; the Prisoner said, he had it of his Brother, yet to prove he had no pretence to it as it was not his own, he pull'd it off and offer'd it him; but this Deponent wanting to make a Property of the Prisoner, refused to take it, saying, he would have it according to Law; upon which, the Prisoner carried it to this Deponent's House, and gave it to his Wife.</p>
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<note>[Fine. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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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>Mr. Trowell depos'd, That he saw the Prisoner put his Hands under her Petticoats, and that he went round her, and two Persons being in his Company, he delivered something to them, and that then this Deponent said, If you are honest Men, assist me; but they refused and went off, when the Prisoner struck at this Deponent, and wounded him in the Hand, but he could not distinguish the Weapon with which he did it.</p>
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<p>The Prosecutor depos'd, That being disturbed by a Noise on the 5th of Feb. about 4 in the Morning, he look'd out of the Window, and saw four Rogues run away from his House, and going down he found some Places empty, and a considerable Quantity of Goods missing; that he Advertised the Silk and Stockings, and on the 19th Instant he received Advice of his Goods from Samuel Temperal; that after the Prisoner was taken, he confes'd, that he with three others, had broke open the Shop and taken 30 pair of Stockings, and the Silk; eight pair, he said, they had fitted on their Legs, and sold 21 pair to one Mrs. Sykes, where the Prosecutor found them, and they being produced in Court, he swore to the Mark, that they were his.</p>
<p>Mr. Temperal depos'd, That he bought the Silk of the Prisoner, finding it advertised, he took the prisoner and carried him before Magistrate, and that he was present when he made Confession of making the Prosecutor's shop and taking the Goods.</p>
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<p>The Evidence being plain against him, and he not denying it on Trial, the Jury found him
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<p>Mr. Bickford depos'd, That he being the Duke's Smith, he examined the Locks, and found the Works of them had been broke, so that one of the Keys found on the Prisoner, would open seven of them, and another would open the Doors of the Garden. He further said, That some Time before this Robbery, the Prisoner came to him and brought a Key to alter, saying, it was by the Command of the Steward; but this Deponent asking the Steward, he denied his ever giving such an Order to the Prisoner. Upon the Whole, the Jury found him
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<p>The Prosecutor (a plain Country Man) depos'd, That he and another mistaking their Way, asked at the Gate of New-Prison, if there was not a Thoroughfare, for they wanted to go to Islington; upon which, the Man at the Door let him in, and immediately a Woman seiz'd his Hat, and two Men, the Prisoners at the Bar, shov'd him into a Dungeon, where they unbutton'd his Breeches, tore down his Waistcoat, and took away his Money mentioned in the Indictment.</p>
<p>Mr. Caddie depos'd, That he saw the Prisoners take hold of the Prosecutor and dragg'd him along, saying they would shew him the back Way to Islington, that they carried him into a Place, where they had not been long, but they ran out, and that this Deponent complaining of the hard Usage of the Countrymen, Shaw, the Under Keeper laugh'd at it; but when this Deponent found that the Prosecutor was robb'd of his Money, he very generously stood by the innocent Countrymen and complained of them to the Head Keeper, who threatened the Prisoners, but could not get them to confess the Fact.</p>
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<p>Mr. Vaughn depos'd, That the Prisoner brought the Plate to him and offer'd it to Sale, but he suspecting it to be stolen, he stopp'd it, and had the Prisoner taken into Custody, for he had found it described in an Advertisement; the Plate being cut in pieces, was produced in Court, and the Prosecutor swore by the Cypher engraven on it, that it was his.</p>
<p>Mr. Painter depos'd, That he engrav'd the Cypher on the Plate for the Prosecutor.</p>
<p>The Prisoner said in her Defence, That she had it from one Mrs. Merrit, who told her that she brought it from Virginia; but the Witnesses she produced not proving this to the Satisfaction of the Jury, they found her
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<p>The Prosecutor depos'd, That he put the Money in his Closet on the 8th of December, about 5 in the Evening, and going out, he came home soon after, and found both the Windows of his Closet were broken down, and that when he carried up the Money they were both fast.</p>
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<p>The Prosecutor depos'd, That on the Morning after his House was broke open, he was call'd up by the Watch, who told him he need not be frighten'd, for both his Goods and the Thief were in Custody; that he went with the Watchman, and found the Prisoner and his Goods, which he knew to be the same mentioned in the Indictment, and that carrying the Prisoner to the Compter, she confess'd she got into the House in the Morning, and conceal'd herself till the dead of the Night, then took the Goods, and opening the Door, she went out.</p>
<p>Mrs. Clark likewise swore to the Goods, which were produc'd in Court.</p>
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<p>Mr. Vaughan depos'd, That the Prisoner came with the Glass to his House, and offered it to Sale, but he suspecting it to be stole, thought convenient to have him taken into Custody till he could clear himself, and find out the Owner. Arra Dear Joy, said the Prisoner, will you be hanging me, or transporting me; but indeed you look like a very honest Man, and if you will be excepting on it yourself, you shall be very welcome, and then, dear Joy, I shall have no more Trouble about the Matter; but Mr. Vaughan having too great a Regard to Justice, to stifle the Matter for the Advantage of the Glass, detected dear Joy in his Villany. He said in his Defence, that he was buying it of a very honest Man, and indeed he gave 12 Shillings for it, and no more; but the Man he bought it of was a Stranger to him, for he never saw him before, yet and indeed he had a very honest Face. The Jury found him
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<p>The two Daughters of the Deceas'd depos'd, That they found out the Prisoner, and asking how it happen'd, he said, it was true, he drove over the Deceas'd, but he could not help it, for the Deceas'd leaning against a Post, fell under the Wheel, and that he did believe he was either Drunk, or in a Fit.</p>
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<p>The Prosecutor depos'd, That the Mare and Gelding were put into his Livery Stable, on the 29th of January last, and on the 30th they were gone, that he Advertised them in the publick Papers, and had Advice of them from Ms. Haynes of Oxford, who had secured both them and the Prisoner; upon which this Deponent went down to Oxford, where he found them, and knew them to be the Cattle that were taken out of his Stable.</p>
<p>Mr. Haynes depos'd, That he secured the Prisoner on Suspicion at Oxford, and finding some Contradictions in his Discourse, and going to a Coffee-house he read an Advertisement, in which they were exactly described; upon which he sent for the Prosecutor, who swore that they were the same that were taken out of his Stable.</p>
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