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<p>632, 633, 634. (2d. M.)
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<interp inst="t17720909-27-off134" type="offenceSubcategory" value="grandLarceny"/> stealing three cotton gowns, value 15 s. a cotton petticoat, value 5 s. a man's hat, value 2 s. a silk handkerchief, value 1 s. a linen handkerchief, value 1 s. a silk and cotton handkerchief, value 1 s. a linen shirt, value 4 s. and a muslin neckcloth, value 1 s. </rs> the property of
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<persName id="t17720909-27-person412"> Mary Day
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<interp inst="t17720909-27-person412" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> . I have been robbed at sundry times; my son can give a better account of it than I can.</p>
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<persName id="t17720909-27-person413"> Christopher Day
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<p>Q. When was your mother robbed?</p>
<p>Day. The last time was the 8th of June. Here are some of the pawnbrokers who have brought some of the things that were pawned. The prisoners used to stand under the window and I used to throw the things out of them. I have done so a great many times.</p>
<p>Q. How came you to be so wicked to do this?</p>
<p>Day. The prisoner
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<p>Q. Was the father there when you did it?</p>
<p>Day. Yes, several times.</p>
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<persName id="t17720909-27-person415"> Robert Jolland
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<interp inst="t17720909-27-person415" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I was never there in the days of my breath; he used to bring the things before his mother was up.</p>
<p>Day. The father was there; he used to come of a night; I used to throw the things out of the window, and he catched them, and then they used to carry them to pawn, and I had part of the money.</p>
<p>Q. How came you to be acquainted with
<persName id="t17720909-27-person416"> John Jolland
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<p>Day. I was an errand boy to one Mr. Farrell of Moorfields, and
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<p>Q. from
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<p>Day. No.</p>
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<persName id="t17720909-27-person419"> Thomas Author
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<interp inst="t17720909-27-person419" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I am a pawnbroker; the woman prisoner pawned two gowns with me; one on the 7th of May for 6 s. and the other on the 12th for 10 s. 6 d. in the name of
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<p>Mrs. Day. One of them I know to be mine, particularly well; I cannot swear to the other, nor the shirt; my servants take them in; I am a
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<p>Q. to
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<interp inst="t17720909-27-person421" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . Can you tell the particular times you delivered the particular things?</p>
<p>Day. No.</p>
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<persName id="t17720909-27-person422"> Thomas Davis
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<interp inst="t17720909-27-person422" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I am a pawnbroker; there was a neckcloth, hat, and handkerchief, brought to pawn with me; but I do not know that any one of the prisoners were there; (the things produced.)</p>
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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="177209090041"/>Prosecutrix. The hat and handkerchief are mine.</p>
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<persName id="t17720909-27-person423"> John Morley
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<interp inst="t17720909-27-person423" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I am apprentice to Mr. Corteau, a pawnbroker, in Houndsditch.
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<interp inst="t17720909-27-person424" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> has brought things to pawn several times, and fetched them out again; he was a customer. These things (producing a gown and petticoat) were pawned in the name of
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<interp inst="t17720909-27-person425" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> ; I cannot say who pawned them; (deposed to by the prosecutrix.)</p>
<p>Q. to
<persName id="t17720909-27-person426"> Christopher Day
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<interp inst="t17720909-27-person426" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . Was old Jolland and young Jolland ever there together?</p>
<p>Day. No.</p>
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<persName id="t17720909-27-person427"> George Whiting
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<interp inst="t17720909-27-person427" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I am a pawnbroker; about the middle of August, Halliburton, one of Sir
<persName id="t17720909-27-person428"> John Fielding
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<interp inst="t17720909-27-person428" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> 's men, came to our house with a long list, giving an account of different parcels of goods, pledged at different pawnbrokers; in the list there was an account of a brown silk handkerchief, pledged at our house on the 8th of June; he said it was pledged in the name of Fisher; I looked over my book and found it; it was brought by a young man.</p>
<p>
<persName id="t17720909-27-person429"> Christopher Day
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<interp inst="t17720909-27-person429" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . The gown and petticoat produced, the son had of me; they were carried to the corner of Woolpack-alley, Hounsditch.</p>
<p>For the Prisoners.</p>
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<persName id="t17720909-27-person430"> James Richardson
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<interp inst="t17720909-27-person430" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . Old Jolland worked for me several years; I have trusted him with several 100 l. worth of goods; he was always honest.</p>
<p>He also called
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<persName id="t17720909-27-person435"> John Jolland
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<p>Elizabeth Jolland, Guilty.
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