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THE FRAUDS ON PHlilBIRMINGHAM BANKING COMPANY,\ Benjamin Taylor, boot upper maker, of 67, Camden street, Birmingham, and Henry Kelly, builder, of 18 j Urove-street, Camden-town, were again brought up on remand before the Lord Mayor,, at the justice-room of the Mansion-house, in the custody of Detective- Sergeat Webb, on the charge that 11 they, in the month of May last, in the City of London, did unlawfully combine, conspire, and confederate together, by divers false pretences and subtle devices, falsely and frau- dulently to obtain to themselves, and in pursuance thereof unlawfully did obtain, of and from the Birming- ham Banking Company (London), large sums of money, the moneys of the said banking company (London) with intent to cheat and defraud them of the same." Mr. Lewis, of the firm of Lewis and Lewis, solicitors, of Ely-place, appeared, as before, for the prosecution; the prisoner Taylor was defended by Mr. M. Williams barrister; the other prisoner was undefended. Mr. Thomas Francis Shaw, sub-manager of the Bir- mingham Banking Company, signed the deposition he had made at the last hearing, and produced fifty-three cheques which had been drawn by Taylor upon the hank between the 5th of April and the 17th June 1865. The whole of these cheques had been paid by the bank. The amounts of these cheques were greatly in excess of the amounts of the bills of exchange which Taylor had deposited with it. In other words the cheques were much more than represented by the bills There was a balance to Taylor's debit, including the banking charges of ^72 6s. 6d., but that was before the bills were returned. The balance now to his debit in- cluding the bills returned since the last hearing at this court, was £ 2,450. The bank still held two of his turned °f t5iese woul(i most probably be re- The evidence given on a former occasion by Mr. Wm Foster, clerk to Mr. Beaumont, solicitor to the Birm- ingham Banking Company, having been read over and signed by him, Mr. Lewis applied for a further remand until the 4th j of September, when he thought he should be able to complete the evidence for the prosecution. Mr. M. Williams made an application pro forma, j ?*y]0T k0 admitted to bail, and said that if his lordship refused to grant it, recourse wodld be had the judge in chambers. Taylor had executed a deed n bankruptcy, and the creditors were naturally uixious to have every facility afforded them for obtain- i *W..VV « ing access to him, but that was not obtainable whila he was in custody. Mr. Lewis opposed this application, and said Taylo owed about =640,000. He thoaght the safest course was to leave him where he was, and where his creditors could always find him. The Lord Mayor refused "to take bail for him, and remanded the oaae until the 4th of September. The prisoner Kelly requested that a sum of X5 and a watch, which had been taken from him by the police at the tune of his, apprehension, might be restored to him. _Mr.Lewia opposed this application also, and said that any demand of this kind from a man like ;Kelly, who had swindled innumerable people, was out of the question, and ought never to be allowed. The Lord Mayor refused the request, and the prisoners were reoonveyed to Newgate.

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