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Letter Box Thief.

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Letter Box Thief. PRISON BAftBEFrS BRJfF HOLIDAY. At the Old Bailey, on Tuesday, before the Recorder (Sir Forest Fulton, K.C.) George White, aged 39, a barber, pleaded not guflty of forging and uttering a cheque for JE40 lis 9d on the Knightsbridge branch of the London County and Westminster Bank. Mr Leycester, for the prosecution, said that the cheque, as originally drawn on the account of The Martini (London) Company, Limited, a Knightsbridge motor car firm, was for £llls 9d, and was crossed. The letter in which it was enclosed wasstolen in the course of post, the amount was increased to JE40 lis 9d, the crossing was obliterated, and an endorsement was forged. On December 10th, the day after the cheque was drawn, the prisoner presented it ai the bank, and on being detained and questioned, he said that he was cashing the cheque for a gentleman, whose name he did not know, but whom he met at the HorseShoe Hotel, in Tottenham Court-road. The prisoner adhered to his story and said that he was promised a sovereign for the cheque. He behoved it tobe agesnmie cheque. The jury found him not guilty of fargery, but convicted him of uttering. It was stated that the prisoner had been repeatedly convicted since 1888. His last term was four years' penal ssrvitode, to which he was sentenced in 1906, and he was Km ticket-of- leave at the time of his arrest. There were 14 convictions against him. Detective-sergeant GoodchQd said that the prisoner was a member of. a gang of letter-boix thieves, one of whom was a skilled forger, and th^ gang met at a-pohliohoiase and chose-the uttererby ballot. The Recorder: I see he is-described as a.1 barber. Does b& ever follow ttM&occupation ? Prisoner I'm always a barber in prison. The Recorder: You will have an opportunity of continuing 'that occupation for sometime. You are an habitual criminal. Your home is in prison, and yon come-out occasionally for a. holiday. Sentence of five yeaa,sr-peiiacfsei?witude<wa&^ passed.

MR DONALD MACLEANS DEFEAT

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