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<interp inst="t17130708-14-off63" type="offenceSubcategory" value="grandLarceny"/> feloniously stealing six Dozen of Thread-laces, value 4 s. </rs> the Goods of
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<persName id="t17130708-14-person88">Tho. Finch</persName> took the Goods, and went away without buying any thing; but being brought back upon Suspicion, he drop'd the Laces from him. The Fact being plain against him, the Jury found him
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<note>[Whipping. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1></div0>
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