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TWO SENTENCES OF DEATH.]

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TWO SENTENCES OF DEATH. ] At the Yorkshire Winter Assizes, held in the Leeds Cown Hall, before Mr. Justice Grove, James Donog- 1 iue, 31, publican, was indicted for the wilful murder 1 )f Michael Dunn, at Bradford, on the 3rd Nov,, 1877. ( [n opening the case Mr. Blackburn explained that i it twenty minutes to one o clock on Sund vy morn- ng, Nov. 4, the dead body of the man was found J Joubled upand covered with blood in the yard belonging o the Spinners' Arms, which was kept by the prisoner Donoghue. Life was quite extinct, and the bodv presented a fearful sight. It was lying in a pool 1 of blood, the nose and upper jaw were broken, the tipper lip cut, several fingers smashed, and it had no less than eighteen wounds on the body and five fractures of the skull. The prosecution alleged that the prisoner had inflicted the murderous outrage which resulted in the poor man's death. It would appear that on the day previous to the body being found-on November 3rd-four men, named Conroy, Church, Young, and Dunn, the deceased, called at several public-bouses together. They were at the prisoner's house about ten o'clock, apparently on the best ot terms. Mrs. Donoghue came in and asked her husband for some money, upon the receipt of which she left the room. Prisoner then held out a sovereign in his hand, remarking that he was going to keep that for himself, and Young took it. A police officer named Walsh was in the house at the time, and he advised Young to return the sovereign. Prisoner called to his wife to fetch him that" from his box upstairs, but she refused. Prisoner accordingly went himself, and returned with a heavily-loaded whip-stock. He again asked for his sovereign, and, ordering all the doors to be locked, said he would have the life of any one who attempted to leave the house until the monev was repaid. The company thought he was joking, and refused to give up the money. Mrs. Donoghue called out that it was closing time, and Conroy got up to leave the room. Prisoner, however, struck him a violent blow on the head with the whiD-stock. which felled him to the ground. The officer Walsh was itill in the house, and he took the weapon from the prisoner, but did not go for any further assist- ance. A police-constable, Watmdugh, came in but as he was going for some aid some one knocked him Bown insensible. Walsh left the house; but Donoghue Obtained his whip-stock again and returned indoors. Ultimately all the men left the bouse, but the de- ceased, a youth named Gargen, and a man named igRyons, who wai hopelessly drunk. The first then Commenced a brutal attack upon Dunn. Exclaim- JJ ig, Now you are mine, you are mine," he struck n id beat the poor fellow about the head and body ,t- ith the whip-stock in a most shocking manner, j, Era. Donoghue interfered; but prisoner struck her at violent blow on the head with the weapon, rinsing blood to flow. The course of the body (j.iks traced from the back parlour to where it was nd by a continued streak ot blood. n.ne jury, er an hour's absence, found the prisoner guilty. was sentenced to death in the usual form. It the Manchester Assizes on Wednesday George tott, 29, was charged with the wilful murder iFlorence Galloway, at Salford, on the 5th of 10 Member. The prisoner was a married man and < several children, but a short time ago he Writed with the deceased at Birmingham, where ]iWas employed as tram car driver. The girl thim in November and came to her mother in ^Chester, and the prisoner also returned there and jjpveral occasions he tried to induce her to resume jjbitation with him, but she refused. On the 5th jjtober prisoner met the deceased and her mother in aiFeet and spoke to them, but they refused to have atPDg to do with him, whereupon he fired a pistol of\ girl, shooting her in the head; from the effects pttis shot the girl died some days afterwards. ier was found guilty and sentenced to death.

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