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BOGUS ADMIRAL. At Brighton Quarter Sessions on Monday, ..21 ames Broderick Donnelley, aged 54, was .-sentenced to three years' penal servitude for .-obtaining money by false pretences from a of an apartment house, and for attempt- ing to obtain another sum of ni-oney. in May Donnelley st,,ived at various places ,Iii Brighton and Hove, passing as "Vice- .A-dmi.al Sir Broderick Donnelley." At an rSpar i» l, house he borrowed £ 1, giving a ting wl ed at r:l.a, security. The "tandlady refused to lend him any more -iboney. Soon afJei nds Do:melley was ar- fasted for drunkenness, and then other jeharges were preferred. Giving evidence, Donitcliev spoke of ,domestic troubles and subsequent bankruptcy f>roooedings, adding that he went to Brigh- oij to recover from illness which his affairs '.hud caused. He admitted showing his wife A letter purporting to be signed by "Lord '"Twu.'dn.OLitli, First Lord of the Admiralty," i-Appointing him Commissioner of the King's ,,aNts at a salary of £] ,500. Detective-superintendent Wood said ac- •.<4n»ed represented himself as an admiral, and .-Actually dressed himself in uniform, and talked about the streets in the uniform. The Deputy Recorder said prisoner had a ■-terrible record, beginning with fraud in 1875.

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