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<p>327.
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<interp inst="t17440728-24-person353" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> . The Prisoner came to chair with me. I was called out to serve a customer, in the mean time she took the tea spoons, &c. and went out at a back yard, and I never heard any more of her till she was brought to me; she had sold some at a Silversmith's, and owned she took one of the spoons.
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