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<p>359. (1st M.)
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<join result="offencePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t17720429-38-off190 t17720429-38-crimeloc192"/>. I let the prisoner a lodging in the month of March last, for her and her husband. My wife missed several things out of the lodging on the 2d of April; in consequence of which I had the prisoner taken up.</p>
<p>- Beale. I am servant to Mr. Harrington, a pawn-broker in Turnmill-street; the prisoner pawned this looking-glass there (producing it) on the 19th of March.</p>
<p>- Jones. I am a pawn-broker on Saffron-hill; the prisoner's sister Howard pawned this pillow-bier and blanket (producing them) with me.</p>
<p>The Constable deposed that he found the goods at the pawnbroker's by the prisoner's direction.</p>
<p>Prisoner's Defence.</p>
<p>The things were all pawned by Howard; she had not a lodging; so I let her be in my room, and she pawned the things.</p>
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