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<p>NINTH SESSION, HELD JULY 9, 1838.</p>
<p>Taken in Short-hand</p>
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<p>On the Queen's Commission of the Peace,</p>
<p>The City of London,</p>
<p>OF THE</p>
<p>Held on Monday, July 9, 1838, and following Days.</p>
<p>Before the Right Honourable Sir
<hi rend="largeCaps">JOHN COWAN</hi>, Bart.,
<hi rend="smallCaps">LORD MAYOR</hi> of the City of London; Sir John Allan Park, Knt., one of the Justices of Her Majesty's Court of Common Pleas; Sir John Vaughan, Knt., one other of the Justices of Her Majesty's said Court of Common Pleas; Sir Joseph Littledale, Knt., one of the Justices of Her Majesty's Court of Queen's Bench; Sir Matthew Wood, Bart.; Anthony Brown, Esq.; Sir Peter Laurie, Knt.; Charles Farebrother, Esq.; and Thomas Kelly, Esq.; Aldermen of the said City: the Honourable Charles Ewan Law, Recorder of the said City; Samuel Wilson, Esq.; Sir Chapman Marshall, Knt.; John Pirie, Esq.; Aldermen of the said City; John Mirehouse, Esq., Common Sergeant of the said City; and William St. Julien Arabin, Sergeant at Law; Her Majesty's Justices of Oyer and Terminer, and Gaol Delivery of Newgate, holden for the said City, and Judges of the Central Criminal Court.</p>
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<hi rend="largeCaps">LIST OF JURORS</hi>.</p>
<hi rend="italic">First Jury.</hi> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-1" type="given" value="ROBERT"/>Robert Adams</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-2" type="given" value="AMBROSE"/>Ambrose Bailey</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-3" type="given" value="GEORGE"/>George Brown</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-4" type="given" value="CHARLES WILLIAM"/>Charles William Stanton</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-5" type="given" value="JOHN"/>John Ball</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-6" type="given" value="JOHN"/>John Burgess</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-7" type="given" value="JAMES"/>James Bagley</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-8" type="given" value="WILLIAM"/>William Hyatt</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-9" type="given" value="HENRY"/>Henry Arundel</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-10" type="given" value="BARBER"/>Barber Tuck</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-11" type="given" value="JAMES"/>James How</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-12" type="given" value="WILLIAM WRIGHT"/>William Wright Luckin</persName> </p>
<hi rend="italic">Second Jury.</hi> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-13" type="given" value="BENJAMIN WILLIAM"/>Benjamin William Allen</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-14" type="given" value="WILLIAM"/>William Barker</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-15" type="given" value="JOHN"/>John Betts</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-16" type="given" value="JAMES"/>James Bowen</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-18" type="given" value="JOHN"/>John Baxter</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-20" type="given" value="GEORGE HALL"/>George Hall Brecknell</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-21" type="given" value="JAMES"/>James Brockelbank</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-22" type="given" value="CHARLES"/>Charles Allows</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-23" type="given" value="GEORGE"/>George Bye</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-24" type="given" value="SAMUEL"/>Samuel Pinder</persName> </p>
<hi rend="italic">Third Jury.</hi> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-25" type="given" value="CHARLES"/>Charles Craig</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-27" type="given" value="GEORGE"/>George Rock</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-28" type="given" value="WILLIAM"/>William Seager</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-29" type="given" value="CHARLES"/>Charles Rush</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-30" type="given" value="GEORGE"/>George Briscombe</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-31" type="given" value="THOMAS"/>Thomas Brown</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-32" type="given" value="WILLIAM ALEXANDER"/>William Alexander Brander</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-33" type="given" value="ROBERT"/>Robert Brownlow</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-34" type="given" value="WILLIAM"/>William Applegate</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-35" type="given" value="WILLIAM"/>William Alexander</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-36" type="given" value="JOHN"/>John Shubb</persName> </p>
<hi rend="italic">Fourth Jury.</hi> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-37" type="given" value="ROBERT"/>Robert Meldrum</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-38" type="given" value="GEORGE"/>George Arthur</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-40" type="given" value="THOMAS"/>Thomas Edgington</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-41" type="given" value="ROGER"/>Roger Brown</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-42" type="given" value="WILLIAM"/>William Downing</persName> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-43" type="given" value="WILLIAM"/>William Brown</persName> </p>
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<hi rend="italic">Fifth Jury.</hi> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-50" type="given" value="THOMAS"/>Thomas Adams</persName> </p>
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<hi rend="italic">Sixth Jury.</hi> </p>
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<hi rend="largeCaps">CENTRAL CRIMINAL COURT</hi>.</p>
<hi rend="largeCaps">COWAN, MAYOR</hi>
<hi rend="smallCaps">NINTH SESSION</hi>.</p>
<hi rend="italic">A star</hi> (*)
<hi rend="italic">denotes that a prisoner has been previously in custody—An obelisk</hi> (†),
<hi rend="italic">that a prisoner is known to be the associate of bad characters</hi>.</p>
<hi rend="largeCaps">LONDON AND MIDDLESEX CASES</hi>.</p> </div1>
<hi rend="largeCaps">OLD COURT</hi>.—
<hi rend="italic">Monday, July</hi> 9
<hi rend="italic">th</hi>, 1838.</p>
<hi rend="italic">First Jury, before Mr. Recorder</hi>.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-78" type="given" value="WILLIAM"/>WILLIAM PARKER</persName> </hi> (
<hi rend="italic">police-constable D</hi> 144.) I apprehended the pri
<lb/>soner at Gofton's shop—on going to the station-house, I asked her how she came by the property—she said she brought it from No. 7, Ruseell-square—that she was invited by the man servant to take it—that she had slept there all night, and came away at six o'clock in the morning, and brought the property away off the dresser.</p>
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<lb/>respond with my others.</p>
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<lb/>pected, and watched the women—they appeared to be rifling his person—the man was not able to stand, and was falling about—the other two left him, and the prisoner staid with him—I saw her put her arm round his waist as if to keep him up—but with her other hand she took his purse from his waistcoat pocket—Finglass came up and took it from her, and we took her to the station-house.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-86" type="given" value="DAVID"/>DAVID SHEPPARD</persName> </hi> (
<hi rend="italic">police-constable R</hi> 68.) The prisoner was given into my charge—the prosecutor was insensible from drink—I produce the purse I received from Finglass, containing two sovereigns—the prisoner appeared to be sober.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Prisoner's Defence</hi>. What he says is very false—I was going through the Park, a woman asked us to have some gin—I said I had no money—she said, "This gentleman will pay for you," and he stopped and gave us a glass of gin—and when he paid for it, he fell down and dropped the purse—I picked it up, and endeavoured to get him up—I asked where he lived, he said, in Smithfield—I said we would endeavour to get him</p>
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<p>across the Park to an omnibus—but before I could give him his purse the gentleman came up and took hold of me.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-1650-verdict-1" type="verdictSubcategory" value="no_subcategory"/>GUILTY</rs> </hi>. Aged 41.—
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-93" type="given" value="DAVID"/>DAVID MILBANK</persName> </hi>. I live in John-street, and am foreman to Mr. Jona
<lb/>than Riches, a builder in Titchbourne-street. Some lead was missed—the prisoner was in my master's employ—on the 21st of June, I was placed in the office to watch—I could see the shop—I saw the prisoner—he cut up some lead, beat it up, and took some in his bosom, and some he put under a bag in the shed and secreted it under the stairs—when the time canto for them to go to dinner he left to go to his dinner, and was taken with twenty
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<hi rend="italic">Cross-examined by</hi>
<hi rend="smallCaps">MR. PHILLIPS</hi>.
<hi rend="italic">Q.</hi> Had you kept him in view from the time he put it into the bag till he went?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> I had lost sight of him from the time he put it under the stain till he was apprehended—he had gone to his breakfast—I did not see him go—after I saw him put it into the bag I went out to give notice to the men to go to breakfast—three are seenteen men in all—the prisoner has a wife and six children.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-94" type="given" value="JOSEPH"/>JOSEPH WALKER</persName> </hi> (
<hi rend="italic">police-constable T</hi> 145.) The prisoner was given into my custody—in his jacket I found this piece of lead, weighing sixteen pounds, and between his linen and flannel shirt I found these two pieces, weighing ten pounds more, in his breast.</p>
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<hi rend="italic">re-examined</hi>. We had such lead as this on the pre
<lb/>mises—we had set him to replace this with some new lead, and he beat it up—we knew nothing against him before this.</p>
<p>(The prisoner received a good character.)</p>
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<hi rend="largeCaps">GEORGE SMITH</hi> </persName> was indicted
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<join result="offenceCrimeDate" targOrder="Y" targets="t18380709-1653-offence-1 t18380709-cd-6"/>29th of June</rs>, 1 jacket, value 5
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<join result="offenceCrimeDate" targOrder="Y" targets="t18380709-1655-offence-1 t18380709-cd-7"/>22nd of June</rs> 1 sovereign, 2 shillings, 2 pence, and 4 halfpence, the monies of
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-103" type="given" value="MICHAEL"/>MICHAEL PRADY</persName> </hi> (
<hi rend="italic">City police-constable</hi> 101.) I was called in by Jinks—the prisoner was standing by the side of the prosecutor—I asked him if he had lost any money—he said he did not know—I asked what he had got in his pocket—he said 25
<hi rend="italic">s</hi>.—he tried to put his hand into his pocket, and his left-hand pocket was turned inside out—I asked the prisoner what she had got—she said it was no business of mine—I took this paper from her, and found one sovereign, two shillings, two penny-pieces, sod four halfpence in it—she made a great struggle, and called me very bad names.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-104" type="given" value="HENRY"/>HENRY LEBERT</persName> </hi>. I received my pension, which was 25
<hi rend="italic">s</hi>., but there was some spent—I did not go to this beer-shop—the prisoner carried me there—I had not given her permission to put her hand into my pocket, and help herself to my money—she was a person I never knew in my We—I Was a little drunk.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Prisoner's Defence</hi>. He gave me permission to take the money, to pay for some ale, and bread and cheese.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-1655-verdict-1" type="verdictSubcategory" value="no_subcategory"/>GUILTY</rs> </hi>. Aged 44.—
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<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t18380709-1656-offence-1 t18380709-name-106"/>James Cosgrave</persName>, from his person.</rs> </p>
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<p>where I worked—he brought that back, and broke it—I missed my money as soon as I went home—I pat my hand into my pocket, and had not a farthing.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Prisoner</hi>. I did not offer to lead him home—Mr. and Mrs. O'Hara requested me to take him home, which I did—we went to three houses, the Jack of Newberry, the Pied Horse, and the last was the Black Dog, at the corner of Long-alley; and between there and Peter-street he gave me 1
<hi rend="italic">l</hi>. 10
<hi rend="italic">s</hi>. wrapped in one or two pieces of writing paper, with this handker
<lb/>chief, and a small basin, which I was to deliver back to O'Hara, but I had had a good deal of drink, and I fell in with one or two more in the same line with myself—I went to more houses, and got very drunk, and the money was in my hat and the handkerchief.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-108" type="given" value="EDWARD"/>EDWARD BOSTON</persName> </hi>. I live in Hull-street, and am a watch-finisher. I was a prisoner in the cell at Featherstone-street station-house, for being drunk—the prisoner was there on the same charge—he said he had lost 30
<hi rend="italic">s</hi>. in gold, a sovereign and a half—I said it was a pity, and he said it was money he had been hard earning, and saved it up—that was in the morning—he appeared sober then.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Prisoner</hi>. I had been saving up 30
<hi rend="italic">s</hi>., but it was not the prosecutor's.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-109" type="given" value="THOMAS"/>THOMAS SEAL</persName> </hi> (
<hi rend="italic">police-sergeant G</hi> 16.) I was at the station-house—the prisoner was brought in about one o'clock that morning drunk—I found the money in his hat, with the handkerchief, and the basin broken.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-110" type="given" value="JAMES"/>JAMES COSGRAVE</persName> </hi>
<hi rend="italic">re-examined</hi>. I cannot tell what time I got home—perhaps I gave him the money.</p>
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<hi rend="italic">l</hi>. 4
<hi rend="italic">s</hi>. of Mr. Blount, in Bond-street—I sent the prisoner with the shirts and handkerchiefs—my wife is not here.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Prisner</hi>. I gave up 19
<hi rend="italic">s</hi>. 6
<hi rend="italic">d</hi>. to the prosecutor.
<hi rend="italic">Witness</hi>. Yes; the Magistrate said she might give it up to me, if it was mine.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-113" type="given" value="THOMAS"/>THOMAS FREELAND</persName> </hi>. I paid 1
<hi rend="italic">l</hi>. 4
<hi rend="italic">s</hi>. to the prisoner for Mr. Blount, for washing shirts and handkerchiefs—I gave her a sovereign and four shil
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<hi rend="italic">re-examined</hi>. The prisoner was apprehended on the 23rd of June—she did not return after I sent her out—when she was at the sta
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<hi rend="italic">s</hi>. 5
<hi rend="italic">d</hi>.—never saw the money—she lived in our house, and had left us.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">JURY</hi>.
<hi rend="italic">Q.</hi> Had she taken her clothes away?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> She left one dress behind her.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-117" type="given" value="THOMAS LEE"/>THOMAS LEE LINFORD</persName> </hi>. I live in Hoxton Old Town. On the 14th of June, in consequence of information, about twelve o'clock, I ran out of my shop door, and saw the prisoner's hand up at Mr. Leach's door, with a veil</p>
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<hi rend="italic">Prisoner</hi>. He said he did not see me take it.
<hi rend="italic">Witness</hi>. I saw him at the shop door, with the veil in his hand, and I saw him run, and throw it into the truck.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-118" type="given" value="ANN ESTHER"/>ANN ESTHER SEATON</persName> </hi>. I am the wife of John Seaton, and live at Queen-row, Hoxton Old Town. My door is a few doors from the pro
<lb/>secutor's—I saw the prisoner there—he made many attempts to get the veil down with a cane, and he got it, and put it inside his waistcoat—I watched him for a quarter of an hour.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-119" type="given" value="JAMES"/>JAMES LEACH</persName> </hi>. I live in Hoxton Old Town, and am a pawnbroker. I have one partner—this is my veil—(
<hi rend="italic">looking at it</hi>)—it has my ticket on it now.</p>
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<hi rend="largeCaps">ANN BURGESS</hi> </persName> was indicted
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<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t18380709-1659-offence-1 t18380709-name-121"/>Anna Maria Holliday</persName>, aged three years, with in
<lb/>tent to deprive
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-122" type="gender" value="male"/>
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<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t18380709-1659-offence-1 t18380709-name-122"/>George Holliday</persName>, her parent, of the possession of the said child.—2nd
<hi rend="smallCaps">COUNT</hi>, stating her intent to be to steal the apparel.</rs> </p>
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<persName id="t18380709-name-123" type="witnessName">
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<lb/>dred, yards, nearly to Aldersgate-street; she then crossed Aldersgate-street, and went up a court leading into Cloth-fair, and I think she bought the child something—I saw the child with something in a paper when she cama out—I followed her to Smithfield, and there she stopped to speak to somebody, and I asked the man she spoke to if he knew her—he said no—I followed her about Smithfield—she was showing the child the sheep and calves till about two o'clock—I saw her go into a public-house, and called the officer to come and take her in charge—she had had the child about two hours and a half—I went into the house with the officer, and questioned her as to whose child it was—she said the child's father lived in Duke-street, just across Smith-field—I told her I should go and see the father—we went with the officer up and down Duke-street—she could not find any house, and thern I told her where she took the child from—when we came to Jewin-street, she put the child down, and said it would know its way home—I told her I wanted her to tell me its name, and where the father lived, and she could not—she then directed me to Green Dragon-yard, Fore-street—we went up Green Dragon-court, and she went up to a female with a child in her arms, and said, "Say you know me"—the woman said, "I never saw you before; how can I say I know you?"—we then came back again, and in crossing Whitecross-street, we met a young woman, and she said, "Ah, Anna Holliday, we have been looking for you every where, in the work-house and every where"—I had the child in my arms, and the policeman</p>
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<p>had the prisoner—I asked the young woman where the parents of the child lived—she directed me to Long-walk, Lower Whitecross-street—I took the child, and the policeman took the prisoner, and found the person that had the care of the child.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Prisoner</hi>. I said I had had the child before—that was at the back of Green Dragon-court.
<hi rend="italic">Witness</hi>. You told me the mother had been dead three weeks, and she has only been dead seven months.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Prisoner</hi>. I had had the child on Saturday nearly two hours, and again on Monday.</p>
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<persName id="t18380709-name-124" type="witnessName">
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-124" type="given" value="JONAS"/>JONAS CLAPHAM</persName> </hi> (
<hi rend="italic">City-police-constable No</hi>. 79.) On the 25th of June, swaine came to me in Smithfield, and requested I would notice the prisoner—I went into the Golden Lion, and asked her a few questions—her answers seemed very unsatisfactory to me—she asked me to walk to Duke-street, which I did—when I got there, I saw she wished to shuffle away—I said I would not let her go—she said, "If you will go to Green Dragon-court, I will show you the father of the child"—I went there, but no one knew her—and then I returned back, and happened to meet the young female who recognised the child—I took the child there, and all the neighbours knew it—they knew nothing of the prisoner—I then told her it was my duty to take her to the watch-house—she told me that the mother of the child had been dead a fortnight.</p>
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<persName id="t18380709-name-125" type="witnessName">
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-125" type="given" value="GEORGE"/>GEORGE HOLLIDAY</persName> </hi>. This is my child—her name ii Anna Maria Holliday—I had the misfortune to lose my wife about six months ago—I know nothing of the prisoner—I had not allowed her to have my child—it is three years and a half old, and was left in the care of a woman that I pay so much a week to, to wash her and send her to school—she might be playing about at the time she was taken.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Prisoner</hi>. She was left to play in the neighbourhood—I have seen her frequently, and given her cakes.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">
<persName id="t18380709-name-126" type="witnessName">
<interp inst="t18380709-name-126" type="gender" value="female"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-126" type="surname" value="RYAN"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-126" type="given" value="ELIZABETH"/>ELIZABETH RYAN</persName> </hi>. I had the charge of this child—it went out to play with some other children near where I live—I do not know the prisoner—I never saw her till she was at Guildhall—I never knew of her having the child—the child was not gone long before I missed her—I never missed her before this, for any length of time.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Prisoner's Defence</hi>. I get my living by making cloth caps, and having nothing to do, I came to see my sister, and in coming up Redcross-street, I saw the child, and took it with me into Smithfield, but with no bad inten
<lb/>tion—I called to see a person, and then I went to the public-house, and had a pint of ale—the man came in and asked me bow I got the child—I said I could give an account of myself—I went to Duke-street, but I did not call on the person I meant, and then they took me—I have two children of my own—I did not want any one else's—I have been a widow four years—my husband was a sawyer, but had been in the public line.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-127" type="gender" value="male"/>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-127" type="given" value="JONAS"/>JONAS CLAPHAM</persName> </hi>
<hi rend="italic">re-examined</hi>. She told me her first husband was a Publican, and that she lived seven years in the neighbourhood of Hanover-square—there was a man in the public-house that I knew by sight—I be
<lb/>lieve his name is Hitchcock—she gave the child some ale, and he offered it some spirits and water.</p>
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<persName id="t18380709-name-128" type="witnessName">
<interp inst="t18380709-name-128" type="gender" value="male"/>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-128" type="given" value="JAMES"/>JAMES SWAINE</persName> </hi>
<hi rend="italic">re-examined</hi>. I know that man—he is a salesman—I buy beasts of him—I asked him if he knew her—he said he knew nothing of her.</p>
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<hi rend="largeCaps">GUILTY</hi> on the 2nd
<hi rend="smallCaps">COUNT</hi>.</rs> Aged 29.—
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<hi rend="largeCaps">OLD COURT</hi>.—
<hi rend="italic">Tuesday, July</hi> 10
<hi rend="italic">th</hi>, 1838.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Second Jury, before Mr. Recorder</hi>.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-131" type="given" value="MARK"/>MARK MORRELL</persName> </hi>. I am a brewer, and live at Oxford. On the 23rd of June, about three o'clock, I was outside the shop of Rundle and Bridge, on Ludgate-hill—I perceived somebody rub his hand against my pocket—I said, "That fellow has taken my purse out of my pocket"—the prisoner was quite close to me at the time, and I saw my purse drop out of his hand—it contained a £10 note, six sovereigns, and two half-sovereigns—one or two sovereigns dropped out of the purse on the pavement—I picked up the purse and one sovereign—another person picked up the other, and gave it to me—they were returned to the purse, and delivered to the policeman.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Cross-examined by</hi>
<hi rend="smallCaps">MR. PHILLIPS</hi>.
<hi rend="italic">Q.</hi> Was there not a great crowd about the shop?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> There was—I am not mistaken in the hand which dropped the purse—I swear positively to the prisoner—there was another person taken up—the policeman collared them both—he offered to strike.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">COURT</hi>.
<hi rend="italic">Q.</hi> Was the same person you saw drop the purse apprehended on the spot by the officer?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> Yes—I saw him collared directly.</p>
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<persName id="t18380709-name-132" type="witnessName">
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-132" type="given" value="WILLIAM"/>WILLIAM FRANCIS</persName> </hi>. I live in Swan-street, Minories. On the 23rd of June I was waiting to go into Rundle and Bridges's shop, and heard Mr. Morrell exclaim, "e has got my purse," or something to that effect—I saw a policeman holding the prisoner—I held the other man, named Clements—I saw the prisoner drop the purse at the time the policeman had hold of him.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-133" type="given" value="GEORGE EDIS"/>GEORGE EDIS EVANS</persName> </hi> (
<hi rend="italic">City police-constable</hi> 21.) I was standing at the door of Rundel and Bridge's, and heard an alarm given—I laid hold of the pri
<lb/>soner—I observed something fall from his hand, and directly heard the gold chink on the pavement—I took him into Rundle and Bridge's shop, and the prosecutor gave me the purse, containing a £10 note, five sovereigns and a half—another gentleman gave me a sovereign and a half.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-1660-verdict-1" type="verdictSubcategory" value="no_subcategory"/>GUILTY</rs> </hi>. † Aged 26.—
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<interp inst="def2-1661-18380709" type="given" value="WILLIAM"/> WILLIAM DALY</persName> </hi>, and
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<interp inst="def3-1661-18380709" type="gender" value="male"/>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-138" type="gender" value="male"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-138" type="surname" value="TEUTEN"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-138" type="given" value="JOHN"/>John Teuten</persName>, and
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-139" type="gender" value="male"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-139" type="surname" value="SMITH"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-139" type="given" value="JOHN"/>John Smith</persName>, not in custody,) for a conspiracy.</rs> </p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">MESSRS. PHILLIPS, CLARKSON</hi>,
<hi rend="italic">and</hi>
<hi rend="smallCaps">BODKIN</hi>,
<hi rend="italic">conducted the Prosecution.</hi> </p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-140" type="given" value="MOST NOBLE MARQUIS OF"/>THE MOST NOBLE THE MARQUIS OF DOWNSHIRE</persName> </hi>. My Christian names are Arthur Blundell Sandys Trumbull—the title of Marquis of Downshire is an Irish title—I am also an English peer, as Earl of Hillsborough—I have an estate in Ireland called Hillsborough-castle—my town-house is in Han
<lb/>over-square—I returned from the country to London on the 12th of March last—on arriving in London I received these two letters—(
<hi rend="italic">looking at Nos.</hi> 1
<hi rend="italic">and</hi> 2)—my initials are on them—they were sealed, and enclosed the printed papers which are now affixed to them, and one contained a let
<lb/>ter—the name of J. Reitterhoffer appears as the printer of the hand-bill—there was a person in the service of my late mother, named Joseph</p>
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<p>Reitterhoffer—he filled the office of courier—he came into her employ in 1821, I believe, and quitted, I believe, in 1830—Lady Mary Hill, my sis
<lb/>ter, tied in 1830—Joseph Reitterhoffer went abroad with the late Mr
<lb/>chioness and Lady Mary Hill, and remained with them on the Continent, at Naples and other places—(one of the hand-bills is headed "A Sketch," and the other "A Faux-pas")—my mother died in August, 1836—from 1621 up to 1830, when Lady Mary Hill died, she always resided with her mother—she was never away from her—Reitterhoffer, after he became courier, succeeded to the office of house-steward in England—there was great confidence placed in him, and he was very much trusted—he was a man well acquainted with his duties, and I believe had been very highly recommended to the late Marchioness.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Q.</hi> Do you recollect when it was you first heard of a publication on the part of Reitterhoffer, how soon after the decease of Lady Mary Hill?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> I cannot state any particular time—there was some claim immediately after her death—I do not recollect any claim being advanced by Reitter
<lb/>hoffer, as connected with Lady Mary Hill, while she was living—I am not aware of any publication with reference to Lady Mary Hill, till after the decease of the late Marchioness—there were proceedings in Chancery, taken by reitterhoffer.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">
<persName id="t18380709-name-141" type="witnessName">
<interp inst="t18380709-name-141" type="gender" value="male"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-141" type="surname" value="HILL"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-141" type="given" value="MARCUS"/>LORD MARCUS HILL</persName> </hi>. I am A younger brother of the Marquis of Down
<lb/>shire. I remember Reitterhoffer being in the service of my mother, the late Marchioness—I have, by settling accounts with him, and in other ways, acquired a knowledge of his hand-writing—I believe this letter and these envelopes (
<hi rend="italic">looking at them</hi>) to be his hand-writing—(
<hi rend="italic">looking at No</hi>. 1,) I have not the slightest doubt that this is his—the address to this (No. 2) seems to be in a different hand—the hand-writing on, this envelope does not appear to be the same as the letter—I do not believe that to be his hand-writing—I believe this letter, (No. 3,) dated 18th April, to be Reit
<lb/>terhoffer's hand-writins—both the letter and superscription I believe to be his—(
<hi rend="italic">read</hi>.)</p>
<p>No. 1.—"To the Marquis of Downshift, [Hillsboro Castle, Irelnd," erased, and] "Hanover-square, London," written underneath; no date; London post-mark, "March 7th, 1838;" country post-mark, "March 9th."</p>
<p>"Joseph Reitterhoffer enclosed the Marquis of Downshire the announcer of the 2nd edition of his pamphlet, which will parade the principal streets, and at your respective residences, at your arrival in town; and as the object and aim of J. R. is only to seek justice for unparalleled wrongs, he will for bear to give publicity to the work until the Marquis of Downshire has had fair opportunity of considering whether it is most honourable to grant or withhold the justice demanded.</p>
<p>"J. Reitterhoffer again promises, if the Marquits of Downshire return him his character, or give him the opportunity of justifying it, to destroy, or even give up, all letters and documents which substantiate his publication—J. R. presuming that the feeling entertained towards him by the Marquis of D. is such as to preclude the possibility of a personal interview, suggests that his wrongs should be inquired into by two gentlemen, the due to be ap
<lb/>pointed by the Marquis of Downshire, and the other by himself, whose deci
<lb/>sion J.R. will willingly abide by. Should this suggestion meet With appre
<lb/>val of the Marquis of Downshire, a communication to that effect, addressed to the care of A. Renton, 210, Piceadilly, will be immediately attended to</p>
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<p>"P.S. Whatever further exposal, for my justification, this unfortunate affair (about the sudden and mysterious death of poor Lady Mary Hill) may incur, the Marquis of Downshire will have no just complaint of having been taken by surprise."</p>
<p>No. 2.—"Second Edition, ready to be published,
<hi rend="italic">A Faux-pas</hi> in the Marquis of Downshire's family, wherein every lady in the kingdom is asked, whether such unfeeling, cowardly thieves as are the Marquis of Downshire and his brothers, Baron Sandys, Lords Marcus Hill and George Hill, should not be excluded from all honest society? By J. Reitterhoffer—Printed by J. Reitterhoffer, 4, King's-road, Chelsea."</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">
<persName id="t18380709-name-142" type="witnessName">
<interp inst="t18380709-name-142" type="gender" value="indeterminate"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-142" type="surname" value="HILLSBOROUGH"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-142" type="given" value="EARL OF"/>THE EARL OF HILLSBOROUGH</persName> </hi>. I am the eldest son of the Marquis of Downshire. In April last I was residing at East Hampstead Park, Berks—this letter (No. 3) and the papers appended to it, came to me there by post from London—(
<hi rend="italic">read</hi>.)</p>
<p>Addressed "To the Earl of Hillsborough, Marquis of Downshire's, (Hanover-square"—
<hi rend="italic">erased</hi>) "East Hampstead Park, Bracknell, Berks."</p>
<p>" 19, Titchborne-street, Golden-squire.</p>
<p>"My Lord—It was not until yesterday that I knew, beyond all doubt, that the person who called at No. 4, Agar-street, Strand, upon two occa
<lb/>sions, and branded me as a liar and a coward, threatening to horse whip me, and break all the bones in my body, was your lordship, under the assumed name of that despicable fellow, Lord Marcus Hill. Without further alluding to the generous and honourable feeling such conduct de
<lb/>notes, I will at once acknowledge that, compared to the conduct pursued towards me by yonr father and uncles, it is meritorious in the extreme;—for you only seek to exterminate me by a sudden and positive death, and not to torture and rack me by cruelties unparalleled in the history of aris
<lb/>tocratic villanies. In order to show your lordship that your threats cannot intimidate me, whatever effect they may have bad upon the weak parties whose agencies I had employed to dispose of my pamphlets, I beg to inform your lordship that I shall shortly open a shop, where I sahll in person superintend the sale of my pamphlets; when the spot is decided upon, your lordship shall have the earliest intimation of it; when the world shall see who has the most courage—your lordship in attempting to carry your threats into execution, or I in resisting them. But should your lordship-thirst for immediate revenge, your wishes can be gratified. If your lordship will send a line to the above address, appointing a place and hour where and when, I shall be happy to attend your lordship's com
<lb/>mands. The enclosed handbills will convey to your lordship something of my intention, the completion of which has only been delayed by the difficulty I have experienced in finding an eligible public situation for vending the pamphlets. In conclusion, I reiterate what, upon every occasion I have alluded to in my communication with your father, viz. that I seek but for justice; and until I have it I will pursue every legal means within the compass of my ability to attain it.</p>
<p>"April 13th, 1838. "J.
<hi rend="smallCaps">REITTERHOFFER</hi>."</p>
<hi rend="italic">Placards enclosed</hi>.)</p>
<p>"First Edition, now ready for sale—A Sketch in High Life, de
<lb/>tailing an unparalleled cowardly robbery, committed by the Marquis of Downshire's family, not only of property and a valuable documentary paper, but of the character of the humble individual, the husband of their deceased sister, the Lady Mary Hill. By J. Reitterhoffer, late steward to</p>
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<p>the former Marchioness of Downshire.—Printed by J. Reitterhoffer, 4, king's-road."—
<hi rend="italic">The other placard was a copy of No</hi>, 2
<hi rend="italic">stated in page</hi> 434.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">MR. BODKIN</hi>.
<hi rend="italic">Q.</hi> Did any such transaction take place as your lord
<lb/>ship's making a visit under an assumed name in Agar-street?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> Never—I do Dot know where Agar-street is—my father lives in Hanover-square—my uncle, Lord Marcus Hill, lives in Eaton-place, Belgrave-square, and my uncle, Lord Sandys, lives at the corner of Curzon-street—he has been in the army, and is well known at the Horse Guards.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">
<persName id="t18380709-name-143" type="witnessName">
<interp inst="t18380709-name-143" type="gender" value="male"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-143" type="surname" value="MILLER"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-143" type="given" value="THOMAS PHILBROW"/>THOMAS PHILBROW MILLER</persName> </hi>. About eighteen months ago I went into the service of the defendant Teuten—he is a printer—I remember his going to live at No. 59, Union-street, Borough—before that, he lived in Drury-lane—I know the defendant Reitterhoffer—I first saw him at Mr. Teuton's printing-office in Drury-lane—I know this large placards—(
<hi rend="italic">look
<lb/>ing at it</hi>)—that was printed at Teuten's office, 59, Union-street, Borough—Reitterhoffer is not a printer—his name is to this as the printer of it—these two a placards were also printed at 59, Union-street—(
<hi rend="italic">one of these was headed "Sketch High Life," &c., and the other, a smaller edition of the same</hi>.)—Reitterhoffer was present when both those placards were printed—he brought a copy in the first instance, and when he first brought it, Teuten objected to print it—Reitterhoffer then altered it to its present form—it was then printed by Teuten's workmen—I do not recollect what the alteration was—at the latter end of May this year, Teuten and myself were, walking toge
<lb/>ther—asked me if I could get him some men to carry boards—I told him I could, and I got him four—he asked me to get him six—I heard Teuton, tell the men they were to exhibit the placards in Belgrave-square, to and from the Horse Guards, Hanover-square, and in Regent-street, and May Fair—Teuten appointed the men to meet at his house on the Monday morning, to meet Reitterhoffer—Teuten afterwards told me that Reitter
<lb/>hoffer had met the men at ten o'clock in the morning—he told me they were to be paid half-a-crown a day each—Reitterhoffer was to advance the money to Teuten to pay them—the defendant Bryan was one of the men—he was taken into custody the first day he went out—Teuten told me that Reitterhoffer watched the board men—he said Reitterhoffer was in Hanover-square watching them—Teuten told me the man was taken into custody on account of carrying the board, and that the board was to be detained at the office, and they were to apply by counsel to the Magistrate to get the board—Teuten told me so—there was general conversation in Teuten's office amongst the men about the placards—in Teuten's pre
<lb/>sence and in his absence—he was present at times—Teuten told me that Reitterhoffer expected 5000
<hi rend="italic">l</hi>. by these placards, the property that the Mar
<lb/>quis of Downshire robbed him of by a will—I have frequently seen Teuten and Reitterhoffer together—I have heard Reitterhoffer say he expected the 5000
<hi rend="italic">l</hi>. and he would not let the family rest until he obtained it—I am sure I heard Reitterhoffer say that—I have heard him say it several times—Teuten was present when I have heard him say so—I will swear that—he was present several times when Reitterhoffer said that—it was the general conversation—several other persons were present in the office—the work
<lb/>men—it was the common talk among them—I remember hearing that the boards were taken and broken—after that I heard Reitterhoffer say he felt quite indignant at the boards being broken, and said the Downshire family were a set of d—d thieves, and he would not mind pistolling of them.</p>
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<hi rend="italic">Q.</hi> Had the men any thing given them to drink?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> Every time Reit
<lb/>terhoffer came to the office he gave them spirits and ale—I hare seen him and Teuten go to a public-house together—Reitterhoffer is a stout broad. chested man, with a frock coat, and having the appearance of a foreigner—he was dressed very genteely—there did not appear any want of money about him—I know two of the defendants in the dock, Fagnoit and Bryas—I have known Fagnoit about two years—he lived when I first knew him at 167, High Holborn—he then went by the name of John Ward—I knew him living at two or three places—I knew him in Agar-street, Strand—I have known him go by the name of George Franklin—he is intimately ac
<lb/>quainted with Teuten—Teuten has gone by the name of Jones—I have known him go by that name since he has been in Union-street—Fagnoit knew him by the name of Jones—he has called him Jones in my presence, and be has also called him by the name of Teuten in my presence—Teuten has been in trouble, and that was the cause of it—I have frequently seen Fagnoit write—I have corrected his copies—this letter—(
<hi rend="italic">No</hi>. 4,
<hi rend="italic">addressed to Lord Downshire from Tothil-fields Prison</hi>) is in Fagnoit's hand-writing—I have frequently been in the habit of going from Teuten's in Union-street to Fagnoit's in Agar-street—he had one placard in the window, of this description—the "
<hi rend="italic">Faux-pas</hi>"—that was about the commencement of March this year.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Fagnoit. Q.</hi> Do you know a widow, I may term her, in Holborn
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> No—I did not obtain 15
<hi rend="italic">l</hi>. or 16
<hi rend="italic">l</hi>. worth of paper from her under the name of Clark—I was in the employ of a person named Clark, and got by virtue of my employment—I purchased paper in Holborn to the amount of 15
<hi rend="italic">l</hi>. or 16
<hi rend="italic">l</hi>.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Q.</hi> On your oath, was there such a person as Clark in existence as you represented, living at Brixton?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> Decidedly, a friend of your own—I did not receive half the profits arising out of the shop in Agar-street—I never employed three or four boys for the purpose of serving in the shop—I knew a person named William Harland very well—he was transported by Teuten two Sessions ago for stealing type—William Harland had a bag which was full of type—Mr. Teuten took that bag away from this Court full of type, and after that he was always in the habit of carrying that bag about with him when he was going to customers—he always had it—he was never without it—the sale of the pamphlet, entitled "The Downshire Family," was discontinued in Agar-street about the beginning of April last.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">
<persName id="t18380709-name-144" type="witnessName">
<interp inst="t18380709-name-144" type="gender" value="male"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-144" type="surname" value="WRIGHT"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-144" type="given" value="JOSEPH"/>JOSEPH WRIGHT</persName> </hi> (
<hi rend="italic">police-constable B</hi> 137.) On the 28th of May last I took the defendant Bryan into custody in Belgrave-square, carrying this board, with these placards on it, headed "A Sketch," and "A Faux-pas"—I asked him where he got it—he could not tell me who employed him—he could not make me any answer; but he gave me a little paper, and said his employer gave him that—this is it—(
<hi rend="italic">ready</hi>)—"No. 9, Eston-place, Belgrave-square, one man."</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">
<persName id="t18380709-name-145" type="witnessName">
<interp inst="t18380709-name-145" type="gender" value="male"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-145" type="surname" value="HILL"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-145" type="given" value="MARCUS"/>LORD MARCUS HILL</persName> </hi>
<hi rend="italic">re-examined</hi>. I live at No. 9, Eaton-place.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">
<persName id="t18380709-name-146" type="witnessName">
<interp inst="t18380709-name-146" type="gender" value="male"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-146" type="surname" value="WEIGHT'S"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-146" type="given" value="JOSEPH"/>JOSEPH WEIGHT'S</persName> </hi>
<hi rend="italic">examination continued. Q.</hi> Did he tell you what the person told him to do who gave him the paper?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> He was to go and walk about that door, and in Belgrave-square, and in that vicinity, with that board—I took him to the station-house, and then to the police-office in Queen square—he was ordered to find bail at first, but Lord Ingestrie interfered for him, and he was afterwards discharged—the board was detained—he was cautioned never to do the like again, and be said he would not.</p>
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<hi rend="smallCaps">
<persName id="t18380709-name-147" type="witnessName">
<interp inst="t18380709-name-147" type="gender" value="male"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-147" type="surname" value="HILL"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-147" type="given" value="MARCUS"/>LORD MARCUS HILL</persName> </hi>
<hi rend="italic">re-examined</hi>. Lord, Ingestrie's father is my first cousin.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">
<persName id="t18380709-name-148" type="witnessName">
<interp inst="t18380709-name-148" type="gender" value="male"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-148" type="surname" value="MILLER"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-148" type="given" value="THOMAS PHILBROW"/>THOMAS PHILBROW MILLER</persName> </hi>
<hi rend="italic">re-examined</hi>. I have frequently seen Teuten write—I believe this—(
<hi rend="italic">a notice of trial</hi>)—to be Teuten's qriting—this paper, "No. 9, Eaton-place, Belgrave-square, one man," is Teuten's writing—I have frequently seen him write, and have, received letters from him.</p>
<hi rend="italic">The placards, before stated, were here again read: also the following letter</hi>.)</p>
<p>"Tothill-fields Prison, Tuesday evening.</p>
<hi rend="italic">No</hi>.—My Lord,—I take the liberty of writing to inform you that I was taken into custody by your lordship's direction, or by some one of your noble family, and held to bail by Mr. Dyer, of Marlborough-strect, on Mon
<lb/>day, till the Session, for a riot, which I assure your lordship was not the case; which will not take place till the 29th of this month. I was accused by one of your noble family, at the office, of being concerned in the atrocious libel one your noble family, which I am sorry to say that I have been the dupe of Reitterhoffer and his gang too long. If your lordship would consent to ray discharge from Tothill-fields, (as I have a wife and one child depending entirely upon support from me,) I would be the means of suppressing the libel immediately. My lord, he has further got second and third editions immediately coming out, with several additional letters by the Lady Mary Hill and himself, and the correspondence between him and your lordship's family regarding the marriage and your approval of the same: Now, my lord, all I want is to get an honest and upright living; if you lordship will consent to the above, I will give you every, information which Will destroy his vile works. My lord, it lies in my power to appre
<lb/>hend him at any time, and also the printer of the work in A few hours; and I will willingly appear as a witness against them. My lord, if you comply with the above, which I trust you will, and forward my discharge with noble lordship's secretary, or solicitor, I will enter more fully on the subject, which will be entirely for your lordship's satisfaction.</p>
<p>"I remain, your lordship's humble servant,</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">W.N. FAGNOIT</hi>."</p>
<p>"I trust the above letter will not be made use of in the public prints. if your lordship could tend by Wednesday, it would be one of the most humane acts your lordship has done. W. N. F."</p>
<p>Addressed to the Marquis of Downshire.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">
<persName id="t18380709-name-149" type="witnessName">
<interp inst="t18380709-name-149" type="gender" value="male"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-149" type="surname" value="CLEAVER"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-149" type="given" value="WILLIAM"/>WILLIAM CLEAVER</persName> </hi> (
<hi rend="italic">police-Sergeant A</hi> 3.) On the 30th of May I saw the prisoner Bryan with one Clark in the neighbourhood of Hanover-square—each had a placard on a board, similar to the large one which has been produced—I found these papers on Clark when I took him into cus
<lb/>tody, and handed them to the solicitor's clerk—they were both held to bail, but Clark was discharged last Sessions.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">
<persName id="t18380709-name-150" type="witnessName">
<interp inst="t18380709-name-150" type="gender" value="male"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-150" type="surname" value="GLOVER"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-150" type="given" value="HENRY"/>HENRY GLOVER</persName> </hi>. (
<hi rend="italic">police-constable A</hi> 106.) On the 30th of May, from directions I received from Cleaves, I took Bryan into custody, carrying the board produced, with placards on it—it was pitched on the pavement and he was holding it—a gentleman was there with Cleaver, who broke the board, and Bryan said that gentleman would have to pay dear fer de
<lb/>stroying his board—I afterwards took him to Marlborough-street, and learnt that he had been in custody only two days before for the same offence, at queen-square—he said he had a board detained at Queen
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<p>and said there were two more men employed in carrying boards and placards that same day (meaning the 30th) in Belgrave-square.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">
<persName id="t18380709-name-151" type="witnessName">
<interp inst="t18380709-name-151" type="gender" value="male"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-151" type="surname" value="GOODCHILD"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-151" type="given" value="SAMUEL"/>SAMUEL GOODCHILD</persName> </hi> (
<hi rend="italic">police-constable A</hi> 36.) I was on duty in Hanover square on the 10th of June, about one o'clock in the morning, attending at the concerts—I saw the defendant Daly there, carrying a board on his shoulder, with a placard similar to this produced—he was walking to and fro opposite the Marquis of Downshire's house—there were two of them—he came all round the square, by the houses, and was delivering small bills out as well—there were a great number of persons assembled at the concert on that occasion—I dare say nearly eight hundred—a gentleman came across, and wished me to take him into custody—I did so, and said, "Who employed you?"—he said, "I don't know"—he did not know their names, nor where they lived—he said they were in the neighbourhood, and de
<lb/>scribed their persons—I saw two men coming up George-street, and he directed my attention to them—they turned out to be the defendants Fagnoit and Teuten—I kept Daly behind me, that they should not see him—when I was about thirty yards from them they could see me, accompanied by Daly, and they took to their heels, and ran down Brook-street—at the corner of Bond-street I found they began to separate, and I hallooed out, "Stop them"—they turned short round when they found people going to stop them, and Teuten turned round, and said, "What do you want with me? you hare no business with me, and I will make you pay for it"—I said, "Nevermind, you will go with me"—there were nearly three hundred people round, and they tried to rescue him from us—I took all three of them to Marl borough-street, with assistance—when we got there Teuten gave the name of Jones, I think—I cannot say what name Fagnoit gave, but the Magistrate said he had been in custody before—he denied it at first, but afterwards the Magistrate told him it was for publishing-obsence prints, and he did not deny it then—I found a bag on Fagnoit, containing paste and bills—these are the bills—(
<hi rend="italic">these were smaller edition of, the large placard</hi>)—Daly said they went to their lodging in the morning and told them they would give them 1
<hi rend="italic">s</hi>. for half a day, and 2
<hi rend="italic">s</hi>. for the whole day, and they would meet them at the corner of George-street, to see whether they should want them any longer, but most likely they should want them the whole week, until Saturday—Fagnoit and Teuten owned that they had hired the men, Daly and another, and put them in the street with the boards.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Q.</hi> Was anybody else mentioned as having employed them?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> He did mention some one—whether it was Reitterhoffer or who, I do not know—on the 20th of June, after all this had passed, I was on duty at the same place, the Hanover-square concert-rooms, and between two and three o'clock a man named John Smith, who is also indicted, came up, and began talking to me about the men being taken into custody, and if I did not take them—I said I did—he said, "If you will make a bit of a flaw in the in
<lb/>dictment, or won't attend, I will give you a score or two pounds"—he said "There is plenty of money flying," and they wanted me to make a flaw in the indictment, as I was the principal one, so that they might keep on about a twelvemonth—I was coming down here next day to go before the Grand Jury, and he wanted to know when he should meet me—I told him to meet me on the Friday, because I did not know whether I was justified in taking him into custody, and I thought I would see the solicitor or same of the family, to know whether I was justified in taking him—about half-past</p>
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<p>six o'clock, the same evening, I went to the Marquis's house, and saw the house steward—on the following day I went before the Grand Jury—I was on duty at the rooms on Friday, bnt nobody came to me—I have been looking for him ever since—the bill had been found the day before.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Daly</hi>. I pointed out the two men who employed me, and you ran after them, sod I ran after you.
<hi rend="italic">Witness</hi>. Yes, he did, and assisted in detaining them.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Pagnoit</hi>.
<hi rend="italic">Q.</hi> While Teuten was in the office, at Marlborough-street, did not he ask for some private papers out of the bag?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> That I do not recollect—the clerk said all he should detain was the bills—there were papers in the bag directed to MR. Teuten, No. 59, Union-street, Borough.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">COURT</hi>.
<hi rend="italic">Q.</hi> Have you them here?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> No—the bag was ordered to be given up, and it was given up to Wilks, the officer of Marlborougb-street.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">
<persName id="t18380709-name-152" type="witnessName">
<interp inst="t18380709-name-152" type="gender" value="male"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-152" type="surname" value="WILKS"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-152" type="given" value="EDWIN DUNCAN"/>EDWIN DUNCAN WILKS</persName> </hi>. I am a constable. I was at Marlborongh-street office when this matter was inquired into, and when some papers were found in the bag—I believe, after selecting the printed bills referring to this matter, the papers were returned to the party—they were returned to Fagnoit or Teuten, I cannot say which—I was present when Teuten gave name as John Jones—he did not say where he lived—I afterwards heard him give the name of Teuten when bail was offered for him, and accepted, the question was asked, before Mr. Dyer, whether his names was Jones or not, and it then came out that his right name was Teuten.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">
<persName id="t18380709-name-153" type="witnessName">
<interp inst="t18380709-name-153" type="gender" value="male"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-153" type="surname" value="RICKETTS"/>
<interp inst="t18380709-name-153" type="given" value="CHARLES"/>CHARLES RICKETTS</persName> </hi>. I own the house No. 4, Agar-street. The defendant Fagnoit applied to me about taking the shop, I think, on the 3rd of Match—it was the commencement of March—he gave me a reference to some per
<lb/>son in Shoe-lane, and to Mr. Teuten, Union-street, Borough—I called there and saw Mr. Teuten, some men and boys—he gave me information as to Fagnoit, which I thought at the time satisfactory—I inquired of him as to Fagnoit's respectability, and asked if there was any probability he wanted my shop for obscene prints, or any thing of that kind—he said no; that he thought he wanted to publish some respectable works, and that he had taken money from him, for works he had printed before, to the amount of 40
<hi rend="italic">l</hi>. or 50
<hi rend="italic">l</hi>. and he thought I should have no difficulty in getting my money, and that he was a respectable man—I then let Fagnoit the shop—I reside next door myself—a few days afterwards I saw this placard, "A faux-pas," in the window—I went immediately I saw it, and saw him—I complained respecting the placard, and told him I considered I had been taken in—he said it should be discontinued as soon as possible; there was some other work he was about bringing out, and that should be discontinued—hesaid the work did not contain any obscene language—he told me it was con
<lb/>cerning some transaction with the Downshire family, by Reitterhoffer—I told him I considered it a scandalous publication—I mean the placard—he said they were willing to abide the result of it, and, in fact, they wished to have a prosecution against them—I was not satisfied, and gave Fagnoit notice to quit my premises at the earliest opportunity—he went before his time—I only had him as a monthly tenant—he talked about following it up by other works, and mentioned the Secret History of the Court of England—he said it was a publication that would take well, and he wanted to continue the sale of the work—he did not pay the month's rent because I had given him notice to quit—he said' he had gone to the expense of ad
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<p>that work—the defendant Teuten afterwards called upon me, and wanted to take the shop—I did not let it to him—I gave him as a reason that I had somebody else about it—he called several times, still seeing the bill in the window of the shop to let.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Q.</hi> Did he tell you who he wanted the shop for?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> At the last is terview I understood him to say he was applying for Reitterhoffer—he mentioned him, but very slightly—he mentioned the name, and I under stood be wanted it for him; and as an inducement for me to let it, he offered to pay a month's rent in advance, and afterwards two months', or the whole twelvemonth—I think he told me who Reitterhoffer was—he said he had been in the service of the Downshire family, and had written this work, "The Faux-pas of the Downshire Family"—he did not tell me how long he had known Reitterhoffer, or why he interested himself about him—he did not say he was a friend of his—he applied several times about taking the shop, and said he applied for a friend—he afterwards named that friend as Reitterhoffer—I think I have seen Reitterhoffer—it is some years since.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Fagnoit</hi>.
<hi rend="italic">Q.</hi> Did you perceive the pamphlets in the window after the 31st of March?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> I think not.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">COURT</hi>.
<hi rend="italic">Q.</hi> Had you the curiosity to open any of the small pamphlets?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> No.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-154" type="given" value="JOHN"/>JOHN KIRKMAN</persName> </hi> (
<hi rend="italic">police-constable F</hi> 107.) I have known Fagnoit six or seven months, or it may be eight months—I know the shop No. 4, Agar-street, Strand—I do not know who kept it, but I have seen Fagnoit in it—I saw another stout man behind the counter—I know Teuten very well—I have seen him at the shop—the stout man was neither of them—I had some conversation with Fagnoit at the shop in March last—I think he mentioned about the secret history of the Court of England, and said, the Queen's Attorney-General would take up the case, and prosecute the whole of the party, but he had nothing to do with it; but there was another think coming out respecting the Downshire family, and asked me if I knew a person named Reitterhoffer—I said I did not—he said, "You certainly must know him, he is a noted gambler"—I said I had heard of such per
<lb/>son—he said, the Marquis of Downshire's being a very respectable family no doubt would settle the affair respecting the pamphlet that was coming out—he said the parties expected a very large sum of money.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">COURT</hi>.
<hi rend="italic">Q.</hi> HOW came this conversation to arise?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> I went in to purchase one of the pamphlets respecting the records of the Court of England, and he followed me out of the shop, and this conversation arose—I purchased the first number of the pamphlet for 3
<hi rend="italic">d</hi>.—I had been em
<lb/>ployed by the Society for the Suppression of Vice, and bad acquird in
<lb/>formation from this man—that was the way I became acquainted with him—(
<hi rend="italic">looking at a bill</hi>)—I do not recollect noticing that bill, but I recollect seeing a book in the window entitled "The Faux-pas."</p>
<hi rend="italic">A notice, given by Teuten, of hit intention to surrender and take his trial at the present Session, was here read</hi>.)</p>
<hi rend="italic">Fagnoit's Defence</hi>. About March, 1856 or 1837, I was applied to by the defendant Teuten, to know whether I would publish work he was about to print—that work I acknowledge I was the publisher of—it was entitled "The Downshire Family"—I have several copies it—it was my intention to produce them at the trial, but they are not here—I believe it was about the month of</p>
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<p>April or May in the same year, that I was introduced to the defendant Reitterhoffer—I made arrangements with him to publish the work, and received twelve dozen of the "Downshire," and publicly exposed them in the window of my shop, in Holborn—I attached to them the name of Franklin, as I did to several other works—my motive was, on account of being greatly in debt, and I did not wish to be harassed for money which it was out of my power to pay—previous to that period I printed by the name of Ward, and as soon as my proper name was found out, I was obliged to go by the name of Franklin—I now go by my proper name—about July or August I was indicted by the Society for the Suppression of Vice, on smost scandalous and unfounded charge, and so convinced were they of its being unfounded, that they abandoned the prosecution against me—I gave up my shop at that period, and removed to my preaent resedence, No. 19, New-street-square, where I have been residing ever since—the next shop I took was of Mr. Ricketts, No. 4, Agar-street, Strand, where I assumed the trade of bookseller for about a fortnight, in conjunction with Miller, one of the witnesses here to-day, who received half the profits of that establishment; and from that period up to last May, I had nothing at all to do with Reitterhoffer, Teuten, or any other person, directly or indirectly, or with any works brought forward against the Down—shire family, nor have I seen Reitterhoffer or Teuten but once or twice, nor was I ever there when these bills were printed—on the day in question, the 11th of March, I was called on by Teuten, who asked if I could get aim two men—I replied I did not kpow—he said, "As you are poor, and much in want of a shilling, you may as well earn it as any one else"—I went out and got two board-men—he went into a public-house to have some beer, got some paste, and pasted the bills on the board himself—he gave me the bag to hold—when apprehended I was in company with Teuton, and that was the way the bag came into my possession—in fact I received 1
<hi rend="italic">s</hi>. along with Daly, who is here, and the other man, at the same time—with respect to the letter I sent, I considered I was in duty bound (although a great many remarks have been made about it) to send the letter on account of what Mr. Dyer, the Magistrate, alluded to—it was quite unknown to me that any thing of the kind was being carried on between Reitterhoffer and Teuten, but when I understood there was another work coming out, I sent for the Marquis of Downshire's solicitor—or any
<lb/>body, to come to me at Tothill-fields-prison—a Mr. Thompson, I believe, came—he asked me how I could suppress it—I said by his assistance in apprehending Reitterhoffer, and that is all.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Daly's Defence</hi>. This gentleman, Mr. Teuten, employed me, and gave me 1
<hi rend="italic">s</hi>. to take the board out from about one o'clock till five, and told me to go about George-street and Hanover-square, and that direction; and when I came round towards George-street, a gentleman came up to me, and asked me for the board—I told him, if he would give me his name and address I would give it to him—I was paid for carrying it—he said he wanted the board, and he took from me—I said, if I was doing wrong I was sorry—I did not want to go away, and I stopped till the policeman came—the policeman asked me who employed me—I could not tell the names—"Would you know the men who employed you?" says he—I said "Yes," and I saw them standing at the corner of George-street—I described their dress to him—he said, "Are those them?"—I said, "I think they are; go nearer, and I shall know better"—we walked towards them, and they ran away, and we after them</p>
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<p>—the policeman ran before me, and I after him, and walked on before him to the station-house—I was not aware of any thing wrong.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Bryan's Defence</hi>. I have not any thing to say, only I was taken in Belgrave-square the first time, and the gentleman who employed me Mr. Teuten, asked me, "Would you know the gentleman who gave yon in charge?"—I said, "Yes, if I saw him again"—he said there was 25
<hi rend="italic">l</hi>. re
<lb/>ward offered in the papers to find out the gentleman who gave me in charge, and next day he said there was a different bill on the board—I can prove I cannot read or write, and did not understand what was on the bill on the board.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Fagnoit to</hi>
<hi rend="smallCaps">T. P. MILLER</hi>.
<hi rend="italic">Q.</hi> Did I not refuse to have any thing to do with Mr. Reitterhoffer or Teuten, after I left Agar-street, or any of the pub
<lb/>lications about the Downshire family?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> I understood you so.</p>
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<hi rend="italic">re-examined</hi>.
<hi rend="italic">Q.</hi> When you apprehended Daly, did he say he did not know the contents of the placard?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> No—I asked him if he could read or write—he said he could read, but the least is the world.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Daly</hi>, The moment I was told I was doing wrong I gave up the board, and told the officer who the men were the very instant.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Bryan</hi>. There are many persons who have known me for years; and if any one can say I can read or write I will consent to be hanged.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Fagnoit</hi>. It is well known to Mr. Thompson, who sits there, the distress I was in at the time—it is not likely, if I was not in distress, I should go to earn 1
<hi rend="italic">s</hi>.—I acknowledge having published the work—I published it as any other work, in the way of business, not knowing there was any harm in it.</p>
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<hi rend="largeCaps">BRYAN</hi>
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<interp inst="t18380709-1661-verdict-2" type="verdictSubcategory" value="no_subcategory"/>GUILTY</rs> </hi>. Aged 40.—
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<hi rend="largeCaps">DALY</hi>
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<hi rend="italic">Third Jury, before Mr. Recorder</hi>.</p> </div1>
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<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t18380709-1662-offence-1 t18380709-name-157"/>William Kendrick</persName>, from his person.</rs> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-158" type="given" value="WILLIAM"/>WILLIAM KENDRICK</persName> </hi>. I live in Charlotte-street, Portland-place. On the 30th of June I was walking in High-street, St. Giles's, and felt a tug at mypocket—I turned round sharply, and saw the prisoner close behind me—he had got my pocket-handkerchief in his hand, and was in the act of turning from me, and offering my handkerchief to another man—I said "You have picked my pocket"—he threw my handkerchief down, and ran away—I took it up—the policeman pursued him, and brought him back to me—I am quite sure he is the man—this is my handkerchief—(looking
<hi rend="italic">at it</hi>.)</p>
<hi rend="italic">Prisoner</hi>. I saw a young man
<hi rend="italic">chuck</hi> it down, and I took it up—he said "
<hi rend="italic">Chuck it down"</hi> and I did so—I saw others running, and I ran.
<hi rend="italic">Wit
<lb/>ness</hi>. He had not time to pick it up—I saw it in the act of coming from my pocket, and he was within arm's length of me—the person he offered it to saw me, and would not take it.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-159" type="given" value="WILLIAM"/>WILLIAM PARSONS</persName> </hi> (
<hi rend="italic">police-constable</hi> Fill.) I was on duty in High street, and saw the prosecutor turn sharp round, and directly saw the pri
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<p>him through the Rookery and several streets, and secured him in Bain
<lb/>bridge-street, just entering a house—I am confident he is the person.</p>
<hi rend="italic">prisoner</hi>. I ran after the man, and asked him what he was running for.</p>
<p>(The prisoner received a good character.)</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-1662-verdict-1" type="verdictSubcategory" value="no_subcategory"/>GUILTY</rs> </hi>. Aged 22.—
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<hi rend="largeCaps">NEW COURT</hi>.—
<hi rend="italic">Tuesday, July</hi> 10, 1838.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Fifth Jury, before Mr. Common Sergeant</hi>.</p>
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<hi rend="italic">Prisoner</hi>. Did I not take these shoes out and go to pawn them at an
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<hi rend="italic">Witness</hi>. I am certain they were ours, and we had not aid them.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Prisoner's Defence</hi>, I was going to pledge these shoes—I asked 2
<hi rend="italic">s</hi>.—they offered 1
<hi rend="italic">s</hi>.—I left the shop to try to get what I wanted at another shop—the prosecutor searched me, he took them from me, and told me to go about my business—but knowing they belonged to me, I followed him to the shop and demanded them—he marked them and gave me in charge.</p>
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<hi rend="italic">police-constable D</hi> 79.) I produce a certificate of the prisoner's former conviction from Mr. Clark's office—(
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<hi rend="smallCaps">RICHABD SMITHERS</hi>."</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-168" type="given" value="WILLIAM"/>WILLIAM GAGER</persName> </hi>. I am servant to Mr. Jacks. In July last year, the prisoner Kelly brought the truck to my master's door, and be bought it of him. On the 13th of June I was going up Fleet-street with the same truck, and a young man got out of a cart and said it was his father's.</p>
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<hi rend="italic">police-constable C</hi> 65.) From information I took Kelly, he said that he fetched the truck from Warry's by the di
<lb/>rection of a man of the name of Shepherd, and sold it to Mr. Jack, of Wapping.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Kelly</hi>. I was employed to do it—I did not know it was wrong—I did not know that it was the same truck that I sold—it was broken up.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-170" type="given" value="ELIZABETH"/>ELIZABETH WARRY</persName> </hi>. The front board which had our name on it was broken off when I saw it again.</p>
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<hi rend="italic">Prisoner</hi>, I know nothing about it.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-177" type="given" value="HENRY"/>HENRY WAKEFIELD</persName> </hi>. I am a tailor and hair-dresser, and live in Anchor and Hope-alley. On the 26th of June, the prisoner came to see my shop
<lb/>boy, and they went out together—they came home, and the prisoner went away alone—soon afterwards I missed this waistcoat and this piece of silk, which I had seen safe about half an hour before he went away the second time.</p>
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<hi rend="smallCaps">MR. DOANE</hi>.
<hi rend="italic">Q.</hi> HOW long were they absent?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> About three hours—I have discharged my young man—his name was Richard Young.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-178" type="given" value="WILLIAM"/>WILLIAM ANDERTON</persName> </hi>. I am a pawnbroker. I produce the waistcoat pledged with me about four o'clock that afternoon, by Jane Middleton.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-179" type="given" value="JANE"/>JANE MIDDLETON</persName> </hi>. I pledged this waistcoat—the prisoner gave it to me to pawn.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Cross-examined. Q.</hi> You have known him some time?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> Yes, he is a respectable man.</p>
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<hi rend="italic">police-constable K</hi> 193.) I took the prisoner—he denied the charge.
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-183" type="given" value="HENRY"/>HENRY POUND</persName> </hi>. I live in Leadenhall-street. As I was coming home about one o'clock in the afternoon of Saturday, the 7th of July, I met the prisoner with this box under his arm, about thirty yards from my shop—I thought it was mine—I asked him where he brought it from—he wished to know what business I had to stop him—I took him and the box—I had been out half an hour—he resisted very much, and was rather in
<lb/>solent—I have one partner.</p>
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<hi rend="italic">Prisoner</hi>. I was in Leadenhall-street—a man said, "Will you carry this box for me, I will give you a pot of beer?"</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-188" type="given" value="CHARLES"/>CHARLES HARRISON</persName> </hi>. I am errand-boy to William Dickenson. I was in Carnaby-street, and I saw the prisoner take this ham from the window—I told Mr. Dimond of it, and he took him.</p>
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<hi rend="italic">police-constable T</hi> 164.) Between one and half-past one o'clock in the morning, on the 7th of July, I saw the prisoner opposite the Park, in Clarendon-street—he had a carcase of mutton on his shoulder—I asked him what he had got—he said the man who was with him in conversation was a police-constable in private clothes, and I had no busi
<lb/>ness to interfere—I said he must go with me—he said he was travelling with a drove of sheep from Aylesbury, and if one was taken ill he had authority to kill it—I took him to the station-house—I made inquiry, and found the prosecutor—I found on the prisoner this steel buckled round his waist, which belonged to another man on the prosecutor's premises in Elm-street.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-192" type="given" value="JOHN"/>JOHN BOODLE</persName> </hi>. I am foreman to Mr. William Gibling, of Bond-street. The prisoner was at work on that Friday at my master's slaughter-house—I missed a sheep on the Saturday morning—I am certain the one found on the prisoner was the one I missed—it is not here—it woula not keep—this steel belongs to another man on our premises.</p>
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<hi rend="italic">Prisoner</hi>, I had been employed there some days, and had not received much for xny work, and so I took it.</p>
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<hi rend="largeCaps">THOMAS JOHNSON</hi> </persName> was indicted
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-195" type="given" value="THOMAS"/>THOMAS TURTON</persName> </hi>. I am a discharged soldier of the 45th regiment. I was in a tap-room of a public-house at Finchley, on the 29th of June—the prisoner came in after I was there—I fell asleep—I had a purse—I do not know what was in it, but I think from 15
<hi rend="italic">s</hi>. to 18
<hi rend="italic">s</hi>.—when I awoke it was gone—this is my purse—(
<hi rend="italic">looking at it</hi>)—and the one I missed.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Prisoner</hi>, I had not been near him—I was in the room.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-197" type="given" value="JAMES"/>JAMES FIELD</persName> </hi>. I live on Barnet-common. I overtook the prisoner, and ordered him to stop—he said, "If I must, I will sit down on this heap of stones"—he then pulled out this purse, and put it in the heap of stones, and covered it over.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Prisoner</hi>. You came and sat on one side of me, and if any one put the purse there it was yourself—I never saw the purse.
<hi rend="italic">Witness</hi>. I had not been in the public-house—I had not the purse at all—you put it there, and it contained the money stated.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">COURT</hi>
<hi rend="italic">to</hi>
<hi rend="smallCaps">JOSEPH HOWARD</hi>.
<hi rend="italic">Q.</hi> Was Field in the public-house?
<hi rend="italic">A.</hi> No, he was not.</p>
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<hi rend="italic">d</hi>. nor for 7
<hi rend="italic">s</hi>. 1
<hi rend="italic">d</hi>.</p>
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<hi rend="italic">s</hi>. 2
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<hi rend="italic">s</hi>. 1
<hi rend="italic">d</hi>. to the prisoner—he wrote "Paid" on it.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Prisoner</hi>. I did not do it with the intention of defrauding him, it was all through having a drop too much to drink—I denied the charge at the time, but I did not mean to keep the money longer than Saturday, when I got my wages.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-207" type="given" value="CATHERINE"/>CATHERINE FORD</persName> </hi>. I am the wife of William Ford, of Richmond-street, Edgeware-road. I had a shift to wash on the 25th of Jane—I received information and missed it—this is the shift—(
<hi rend="italic">looking at it</hi>.)</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-208" type="given" value="JOHN"/>JOHN DENNINGTON</persName> </hi>. I live in Richmond-street On Monday, the 25th of June, between seven and eight o'clock in the evening, I saw the prisoner take this night-shift from the prosecutor's premises—I lost sight of her for a minute or two, but I am sure she is the person.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-209" type="given" value="SUSANNAH"/>SUSANNAH SARSON</persName> </hi>. I live in Great North-street I saw a woman take an article (I do not know what it was) put it under her shawl, and go away with it—I told Hall of it, and she went after her.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-210" type="given" value="AMELIA"/>AMELIA HALL</persName> </hi>. I live in Carlile-street. Sarson told me of this—I went after the prisoner, and told her she had stolen an article off my mis
<lb/>tress's line—she threw down this night-shift.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Prisoner</hi>. I have no recollection of it—I had been out, and had a little to drink.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-211" type="given" value="EDWARD"/>EDWARD KELL</persName> </hi>. I am the officer. I took the prisoner—she was slightly intoxicated.</p>
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<hi rend="italic">police-constable D</hi> 102.) At a quarter past one o'clock, on the 30th of June, I was in Hyde-park, opposite Clark's booth—I saw the two prisoners together—Lindsey got behind M'Henry, pushed him forward, and M'Henry took this handkerchief from the prosecutor's pocket, put it into his bosom, and ran off.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-217" type="given" value="EDWIN"/>EDWIN BAXTER</persName> </hi> (
<hi rend="italic">police-constable D</hi> 115.) I was in the Park. I saw the two prisoners behind the prosecutor, they were talking together—I saw M'Henry attempt to take the handkerchief from the prosecutor's pocket—he brought it out a little way and turned away—then Lindsey took him by the arm and put him up to the prosecutor again, and then he took out the handkerchief—they ran in different directions, and we took them.</p>
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<hi rend="largeCaps">M'HENRY</hi>†—
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-221" type="given" value="GEORGE WILLIAM"/>GEORGE WILLIAM STEPHENS</persName> </hi>. I live in New-court, Brick-lane, in the dwelling-house of Mr. Walter Clarke, and in the parish of St. Luke. On Monday night, the 2nd of July, the prisoner called at the huose to see a lodger, and she remained there all night—the next morning, about eight o'clock, I was sitting in the kitchen, reading the paper, and heard some one locking my box, which was up in my bed-room, and contained a pocket-book, which had thirty or thirty-one sovereigns in it—I went up stairs immediately after, and found the box locked, as I had left it—soon after I went to it again, and opened it with the key, which I got from my wife, and twelve or thirteen sovereigns were gone from the pocket book—only a few minutes had elapsed between my hearing the box locked and my missing the sovereigns—no one was in the house but me and the prisoner—she had not gone) Away—when I missed the sovereigns I went to the prisoner, and she denied it—I got the officer.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-222" type="given" value="JUDITH"/>JUDITH STEPHENS</persName> </hi>. I am the prosecutor's wife. The prisoner was in the habit of coming to see my brother—I saw her there on the night of the Coronation, when my husband was out to see the illumination—I said I hoped my husband had not taken out his money, as he would lose it—the prisoner said she had a key that would perhaps open his box—she lent it to me—I tried it, and it opened the box, and the money was all right—on the 3rd of July I was out, and when I came home, my husband asked me to give him the key of the box—he opened it and missed the money—he went for an officer, leaving the prisoner with me—while he was gone the prisoner went up stairs, and then I went up to her—she said she had the money, and had hid it in the bed—she gave me nine sovereigns from the bed and two from the ground—she said, "Don't tell my brother, and don't expose me."</p>
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<hi rend="italic">police-constable G</hi> 154.) I went to the house and took the prisoner—she produced this key, which fits the box, and she gave me the sovereigns.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Prisoner's Defence</hi>, I took the money, but Mrs. Clarke told me to take it and put it in the bed.
<hi rend="italic">Witness</hi>. When I took her she did not name that, but she did on the following Thursday.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-227" type="given" value="SUSAN"/>SUSAN GARNHAM</persName> </hi>. I am the wife of Robert Garnham. He keeps the Cadogan Arms, King's-road, Chelsea—the prisoner lived with us—on Monday night, the 25th of June, he came to me for change for a£5 note—I gave him four sovereigns, four half-crowns, three shillings and fourteen sixpences—he said it was for Mrs. Holden—I gave it him under the expectation that she would send the note in return—the prisoner did not return—he had given us no notice.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-228" type="given" value="ANN"/>ANN HOLDEN</persName> </hi>. I did not send the prisoner for change for a £5 note—he never brought me the change.</p>
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<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t18380709-1678-offence-1 t18380709-name-232"/>Phineas Davis</persName>, her master.</rs> </p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-233" type="given" value="PHINEAS"/>PHINEAS DAVIS</persName> </hi>. I live in Red Lion-square. The prisoner was my cook—on the 1st of June we gave her notice to leave—in consequence of suspicion, before she left, we had an offieer, and searched her boxes in the hall—we found a cambric handkerchief at that time, and a comb after
<lb/>wards, which I believe are mine.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-234" type="given" value="JULIA ANN"/>JULIA ANN DAVIS</persName> </hi>. I am the prosecutor's daughter. This handkerchief is nine—I am sixteen years old—my father provides for me—I did not part with this handkerchief to the prisoner.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-235" type="given" value="THOMAS"/>THOMAS FULLER</persName> </hi> (
<hi rend="italic">police-sergeant E</hi> 12.) I was sent for and searched the prisoner's box—I found tie handkerchief then, and in searching the same box further, I found this comb—the mark of the handkerchief has been picked out.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Prisoner</hi>. I can swear the handkerchief is mine—the comb I know nothing of.</p>
<hi rend="smallCaps">MISS. DAVIS</hi>. I can swear it is mine—I have the fellow handkerchief to it.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-1678-verdict-1" type="verdictSubcategory" value="no_subcategory"/>GUILTY</rs> </hi>. Aged 29.—
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-240" type="given" value="ANN"/>ANN LATHAM</persName> </hi>. I am the wife of Stephen William Latham. I sent my son for this money, and he came back without it.</p>
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<hi rend="italic">police-constable F</hi> 136.) I was on duty in Berners-street—I saw the prisoner come running round the corner—there was a cry of "Stop thief"—I took the prisoner—the two half-crowns were found on him, and handed to me.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-244" type="given" value="JOHN"/>JOHN BAILEY</persName> </hi>. I live in Tothill-street, Grays'-inn-lane, and am a coach-smith—the prisoner worked in our shop for one week before the 1st of July—he slept in the same room with me. On the morning of the 1st of July he got up at four o'clock, and at seven I missed my coat and the other things stated—this is ray coat—(
<hi rend="italic">looking at it</hi>.)</p>
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<hi rend="italic">s</hi>. of July, near the King's-cross, quite tipsy—he had this coat of the prosecu
<lb/>tor's on his back, and his own jacket was tied up in a handkerchief, which he had.</p>
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<hi rend="italic">police-constable S</hi> 109.) I was called, and took the prisoner with this coat, and found two shillings and sixpence in one pocket and one shilling in the other.</p>
<hi rend="italic">Prisoner</hi>. I took the coat by mistake when I was intoxicated—I meant to bring it back at night.</p>
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<hi rend="italic">police-constable G</hi> 58.) I took the prisoner—she said she had bought some things with the money, and pledged some of them.</p>
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<interp inst="t18380709-name-251" type="given" value="RICHARD"/>RICHARD PINK</persName> </hi>. I am in the service of Mr. Grant, a publican. The prisoner came to his house this day fortnight, and brought eighteenpenny-worth of farthings, which I took of her for silver, and she spent two-pence farthing in farthings besides.</p>
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