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<p>93.
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<interp inst="t17490113-1-off1" type="offenceSubcategory" value="grandLarceny"/> stealing one cloth coat, val. 30 s. one pair of shag breeches, val. 15 s. one dimitty waistcoat, val. 6 s. four yards and a half of cloth, val. 10 s. and other things </rs> the goods of
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<persName id="t17490113-1-person35"> John Bannerman
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<join result="persNameOccupation" targOrder="Y" targets="t17490113-1-victim32 t17490113-1-viclabel4"/>, and on the 29th of last month the prisoner at the bar came to my house and ask'd for me, and my servant told him I was not at home; he said he did not want to see me, so went up stairs into my shop and took away those goods mentioned in the indictment.</p>
<p>Q. How do you know the prisoner took them away?</p>
<p>Bannerman. I took him up the Monday-night following, and he confest he had taken the shag breeches and waistcoat, but the coat he never confest, that was the property of
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<persName id="t17490113-1-person37"> John Slater
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<interp inst="t17490113-1-person37" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I am servant to Mr. Urton a pawnbroker, the prisoner brought the breeches and waistcoat to our house on the 29th of last month, and I received them of him, and lent him 15 s. upon them.</p>
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<interp inst="t17490113-1-person38" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . The prisoner pawn'd the cloth and saloon with me the 30th of December, I lent him 2 s. 6 d. upon them.</p>
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1></div0>
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