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. BARONET SENT TO PRISON.

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BARONET SENT TO PRISON. '(Big Edward Robert Murray, Bart., D.S.O., ,ITM sentenoed to six months' imprisonment in rgw sftond division at the Surrey quarter Sei- jlittM for obtaining credit to the amount of jt IK from. Messrs. Spiers and Pond, South- Hotel, Surbiton, without informing t-hat- he was an undischarged bankrupt. Mr, &rrington Ward, who prosecuted, said 4here. ff& no suggestion of fraud. In January, 1909, Lady Murray and her .ehlld and nurse came to reside at the hotel. •The accused followed in February, and re- poiue.4 until August, when the bill was Asic 20. Hine* bis adjudication on May 6, 1909, he JJaad incurred a debt amounting to £ 165 6s. 3d. •Without mentioning his bankruptcy. Pressed fot payment, he had stated that a Mr. Lefroy .,PH him a considerable sum, and the bill JTfrttid be paid when he received it. After the senior messenger the London fJHttknsptey-court had produced the file of the <Court showing that the defendant had been ieated bankrupt on Mav 6, with liabilities [mm 0%. 3d. arid assets £ 14, Mr. Piper, ;jfta«$i £ er of the hotel, gave evidence. Oticiudant said that it wae in the bona-fide dbelief thfct he would receive the money and be to pay the bill that he incurred the lia- bility. He mentioned his financial difficulties Jte Spiers and Pond's representative.

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