9th April 1777
Reference Numbert17770409-50
VerdictNot Guilty

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309. THOMAS BUTTS was indicted for stealing a wooden firkin containing 56 lb. of butter, value 30 s. the property of Thomas Hodges , March 3d .

'The prisoner was found by the watchman

'in the prosecutor's cellar; a firkin of

'butter was missed but could not be traced

'into the possession of the prisoner, and it was

'never found'


Tried by the Second Middlesex Jury before Mr. Baron EYRE .

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