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THE BIRMINGHAM WORKING MEN'S…

COMMITTAL OF TWO YOUNG LADIES…

DEATHS FROM DESTITUTION.

UNVEILING THE ALBERT MONUMENT…

THE MURDER OF MAJOR HE VERB.

CONVICTIONS FOR SELLING DISEASED…

UTTERING COUNTERFEIT COIN…

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UTTERING COUNTERFEIT COIN BY DEPUTY. Mary Ana King, a smartly-dressed young woman, was charged before Mr. Burcham, the sitting magis- trate at Southwark Police-station, under the following eircamstane,eig: From the evidence of Henry Gurden, one of the bar- men at the Rockingham Arms Tavern, at the corner of the New Kent-road, it appeared that on the previous BIght, a little girl (now in court) presented herself at the bar, and asked to be served with half-a-quartern of gin, for which she produced a bottle, and handed in payment a counterfeit half-crown. The witness asked where she came from, and the girl replied that she had been sent by a woman who was waiting in the London- road. He detained the counterfeit coin, and, following the child, saw her join the prisoner, who, on seeing him, took to her heels, and during her flight he heard the sound as though coins of some kind had been thrown away by her. He secured the prisoner and gave her into custody. Bridget Corwellan, a miserably clad little girl, whose garments ought to have served as a passport to one of the ragged sohdols of the district, having been inter- rogated as to her knowledge of the nature of an oath, was sworn, find gave her evidence in an artless man- ner. She deposed that the prisoner accosted her and told her that she would give her a halfpenny if she would fetch her a half-quartern of the best gin from the Rockingham, and gave her a bottle and half-a- orown for the purpose. The landlord came to the last witness, said it was bad, and followed her out of the tavern until she joined the prisoner, who, on hearing from witness what had occurred, said it was a mis- take, and she would go home and get some other money. The prisoner immediately ran away, but waa pursued and secured by the last witness. The prisoner denied that she was the person, but the little girl swore positively to her identity, and Police-sergeant 17 M stated that after the prisoner had been brought to the police-station she ad- mitted the fact that she had so employed the little girl. Mr. Burcham remanded the prisoner, directing that information should be given to the Mint authorities, and that inquiries should be made by the police ao to the prisoner's antecedents.

THE ROAD MURDER.

THE FRAUDH ON THE BIRMINGHAM…

FRIGHTFUL DEA TH OF AN INSURANCE…

SUICIDE OF A YOUNG WOMAN AT…

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A OATTLE PLAGUE IN AMERICA.