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<p>MARY HARMER. The prisoner is my grandson. On the 19th of August I lost these ducks, and accused him of taking them; he denied it, but owned afterwards that he had; he is a poor distressed creature.</p>
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<interp inst="t18300916-239-person1962" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I am a Police-constable. I took the prisoner on the 19th of August; he owned that he took them.</p>
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<interp inst="t18300916-239-person1963" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . The prisoner sold me four ducks and a drake for 4s., on the 19th of August.</p>
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