<!-- © 2003-2008 Old Bailey Proceedings Online -->
<TEI.2>
<text>
<body>
<div0 id="t18890624" type="sessionsPaper" fragment="yes">
<div1 type="trialAccount" id="t18890624-549">
<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="188906240009"/>
<xptr type="preceedingDiv" divtype="trialAccount" id="t18890624-548"/>
<xptr type="followingDiv" divtype="trialAccount" id="t18890624-550"/>
<interp inst="t18890624-549" type="uri" value="sessionsPapers/18890624"/>
<interp inst="t18890624-549" type="date" value="18890624"/>
<join result="criminalCharge" id="t18890624-549-charge-1" targOrder="Y" targets="def1-549-18890624 t18890624-549-offence-1 t18890624-549-verdict-1"/>
<join result="criminalCharge" id="t18890624-549-charge-2" targOrder="Y" targets="def1-549-18890624 t18890624-549-offence-2 t18890624-549-verdict-1"/>
<p>549.
<persName id="def1-549-18890624" type="defendantName">
<interp inst="def1-549-18890624" type="gender" value="male"/>
<interp inst="def1-549-18890624" type="age" value="33"/>
<interp inst="def1-549-18890624" type="surname" value="THOMPSON"/>
<interp inst="def1-549-18890624" type="given" value="WILLIAM HENRY"/>
<hi rend="largeCaps">WILLIAM HENRY THOMPSON</hi> (33)</persName>
<rs id="t18890624-549-offence-1" type="offenceDescription">
<interp inst="t18890624-549-offence-1" type="offenceCategory" value="deception"/>
<interp inst="t18890624-549-offence-1" type="offenceSubcategory" value="forgery"/>, to forging and uttering a request for 11s. 8d.,</rs>
<rs id="t18890624-549-offence-2" type="offenceDescription">
<interp inst="t18890624-549-offence-2" type="offenceCategory" value="deception"/>
<interp inst="t18890624-549-offence-2" type="offenceSubcategory" value="fraud"/>and also to obtaining a cheque for £2 from
<persName id="t18890624-name-32" type="victimName">
<interp inst="t18890624-name-32" type="gender" value="male"/>
<interp inst="t18890624-name-32" type="surname" value="STACEY"/>
<interp inst="t18890624-name-32" type="given" value="ARTHUR ATHELSTONE"/>
<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t18890624-549-offence-2 t18890624-name-32"/>Arthur Athelstone Stacey</persName>, and money from other persons by false pretences, with intent to defraud.</rs>
<hi rend="italic">
<rs id="t18890624-549-punishment-5" type="punishmentDescription">
<interp inst="t18890624-549-punishment-5" type="punishmentCategory" value="imprison"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="def1-549-18890624 t18890624-549-punishment-5"/>One day's imprisonment.</rs> </hi> And
<rs id="t18890624-549-verdict-1" type="verdictDescription">
<interp inst="t18890624-549-verdict-1" type="verdictCategory" value="guilty"/>
<interp inst="t18890624-549-verdict-1" type="verdictSubcategory" value="pleadedGuilty"/>[Pleaded guilty: See original trial image.]</rs> </p> </div1></div0>
</body>
</text>
</TEI.2>

View as Text