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THE ELOPEMENT OF A CLEBGWMAW8 DDU&HTEB WITH A GBOOMi On Wednesday, George Smith, '=., groom, was charged oa remand at Wandsv?orth Pblics- oourt, with fraudulently taking tuvTty the-daughter 0$ the Rev. Robert Crosse,, rector of Ockbasi, Surrey,, from her home. There was a further charge against him of robbery, but in that case- Ingham expressed1 an opinion that there was no evidence, and the pri- soner was simply remanded on th&ofeher ozf&hee; As may have-been expected, great intertask waa at, tached to the case by the. inhabitants of Wands vvcrth, and long before the court was opened a large crowd of persons ha.dassembledoutside aasioualy waiting to-be admitted. Many wera- evidently disappointed, for only a privileged few coiild be admitted on ao- count of the- limited &pace of the court, which is very small1 and exceedingly inconvenient. The crowd were also-disappointed in the young lafy, for she did? not appear, and the groom, who for the last few days could be, seen wan daring along, the High-street apparently- without any object in. vie w was the centre' of attraction. Although of short stature, he has- rather a- good-locking and intelligent countenance. On this occasion M:?. E. D. Lewis, of Great Ma-rl- borough-street, attended csi the part of the Rêv. Crosse; and Mr. Haysegj jun., watclasd the case for the prisoner. Shortly before eleven, o'clock the prisoner was- placed in the dock, when Mr. Ingham. inquired whether there was any further evidence ? .Inspector Lovelace: Jfo, sir; tiere ia no prosecutor. Mr. Ingham: Let him be diacharged. Mr. Ha, I sa.pp.oaa all the- isaney will ba re- turned to Mel? Mr. Ingham Of course all the mooay ancfcproperty will be returned. The prisoner was about leaving the- dock when Mr. La wiama-de a. statement oa the part of th-a- Eev, Mr. Crosse. He, said that after the jowg. lady sloped the Rev. Mr. Crosse set inquiries on foot, and be waa in- formed that the prisoner had by cunning iaducei) hear to leave her home, but after the evidence which had hea?d os. the last examination, and which took him so mThøk by surprise, he resolved to,. withdsaw from the pjosecu He (Mr. Ilawxs) also stated: that the yo-ung lady 1 K L r owi wish returned bo hsr home, and was as hltaotas on the, day she. left. Mr. Ingham then, discharged the prisoner, who^ as he left the court, was received with loud oheers by an immense crowd assembled in the road. Marriage. of Miss Crosse with the. Groom On Thursday moraing, at half-past nine George Smith, who was discharged on Wednesday at the police-court on the charge preferred by the B.ev. B. Crosse, of Ockham Bsctory, was married to the young lady, by license. and with the father's eonse'&t, in All Saint's Church, High-street,Waads worth, tbeooremony being performad by the curate, theUev. Mr. Gower. One of the most extraordinary scenes ever witnessed in Wandsworth occurred on the occasion. Although the townsfolk often assemble in large numbers at the church on wedding occasions, yet there never was such a crowd as gathered-on Thursday. morning in and about the sacred edifice. The church was crowded, and every available spot, both inside and, out, from which a glimpse could be obtained of the. couple was ooou- pied. The roads and paths were- literally blocked up for some distance, and: as the pretty church bells rang. a merry peal a stranger might have supposed that nothing short of a Royal marriage was being celebrated. The conploar- rived in Wandsworth on Wednesday night, and took up their temporary abode at the house of Mr. George, a baker, in the High-street, who- Was one of the groom's bail. They ware unaccompanied by any friends, saving those who had been made in Wandsworth. Mr. George and his daughter accompanied them to church, and acted as their best friends. After the ceremony was concluded, and on walking from the church they were received with loud and continued cheering. The young lady was dressed in a pink bonnet, with a black silk capo and purple silk dress. The young gentleman looked exceedingly happy, wr- descorted his bride on his arm to the residence of Mr. George, Inspectors Lovelace and Usher exerting themselves manfully to clear the path for them. As the young couple walked for the few yards from the church, she seemed to have the advantage of height over her husband, who, however, presented a very natty" appearance. He was dressed in a black coat and trousers with a white waistcoat, and wore white kid gloves. They were ushered into the baker's shop by the police, but quickly re-appeared at the first-floor window, where Mr. Smith took off his hat, and bowed repeatedly to the crowd beneath. How- ever, that appeared not to satisfy his friends, and he then opened the window and briefly addressed the crowd. He thanked his friends sincerely for all their kindness and sympathy shown to him since he had been inWands- worth, and he hoped they would all live long and be happy. This short speech was followed with tremen- dous cheering, and it was some time before the police could clear the streets and restore order. It was understood that the newly married pair intend to travel for a short time.

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