Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 01 December 2021), January 1913, trial of AUSTIN, Frederick (35, musician) (t19130107-73).

FREDERICK AUSTIN, Sexual Offences > other, 7th January 1913.

AUSTIN, Frederick (35, musician) , being a male person, unlawfully living in part on the earnings of prostitution.

Verdict, Guilty.

Prisoner confessed to having been convicted on April 24, 1911, at Marlborough Street Police Court, of an offence under the Vagrancy Act. 1898 (assault and living on the earnings of a prostitute): numerous other convictions were proved.

Sentence: Twelve months' hard labour; twenty-four strokes with the cat-o'-nine tails.

BEFORE JUDGE RENTOUL.

(Monday, January 20.)