13th January 1819
Reference Numbert18190113-140

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300. ELIZA CLOCK was indicted for stealing, on the 31st of December , one sheet, value 4 s. , the property of Jesse Dawes .

SARAH DAWES . I am the wife of Jesse Dawes , and live in Laystall-street, Spitalfields . On the 31st of December the sheet was in a tub in an out-house - I missed it. A person must come through the passage to take it.

JANE DAVIS . I live on Saffron-hill. On the 31st of December, between six and seven o'clock at night, I found the prisoner in my yard, and gave her in charge. She had the sheet under her arm, quite wet.

(Property produced and sworn to.)

Prisoner's Defence. I found it.

GUILTY . Aged 40.

Confined Three Months .

Second Middlesex Jury, before Mr. Common Sergeant.

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