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<p>1980.
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<hi rend="largeCaps">DAVID PHILLIPS</hi> </persName> was indicted
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<join result="offenceCrimeDate" targOrder="Y" targets="t18410823-1980-offence-1 t18410823-cd-22"/>5th of July</rs>, 28 pictures and frames, value 1
<hi rend="italic">l</hi>.; 2 combs, value 6
<hi rend="italic">d</hi>.; and 2 razors, value 1
<hi rend="italic">s</hi>.; the goods of
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<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t18410823-1980-offence-1 t18410823-name-206"/>Thomas Gray</persName>, his master.</rs> </p>
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<interp inst="t18410823-name-207" type="given" value="THOMAS"/>THOMAS GRAY</persName> </hi>. I met the prisoner at Staines—I delivered twenty-four prints of this size, and four others, and the razors and combs, to the pri
<lb/>soner to sell, he was to meet me the same evening, at a public-house at Hounslow—he did not come, and on Sunday I went to Staines—I took him—he had these four prints on him—he had made away with the others—these now produced are some I gave him to sell.</p>
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<hi rend="italic">Prisoner</hi>. You told me not to come back unless I brought goods or money.
<hi rend="italic">Witness</hi>. I told him to meet me in the evening—I never saw him again till I saw him in custody, on the Sunday morning.</p>
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<interp inst="t18410823-name-208" type="given" value="WILLIAM"/>WILLIAM BURTON</persName> </hi>. I bought these three pictures of the prisoner, on the 6th of July, for 1
<hi rend="italic">s</hi>. 6
<hi rend="italic">d</hi>.—I gave him the money for them.</p>
<p>Prisoner's
<hi rend="italic">Defence. I</hi> got into a cart, and broke five or six of them, and was not to come back till I sold the whole; he told me to get goods or money for them; he had no license
<hi rend="italic">for selling goods.</hi> </p>
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<hi rend="largeCaps">GUILTY</hi>. Aged 34.—
<hi rend="italic">Recommended to mercy by the</hi> Jury.</rs>
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<p>(There was another indictment against the prisoner for embezzlement)</p> </div1></div0>
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