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AN OLD WOMAN OF SIXTY SENT TO PENAL SER VITUDE. Caroline Hushes plea.dad glil by, at the Middlesex Sessions, on Wednesday, before Mr. Bodkin, the assistant-Judge, to stealing six yards of flannel, value 7s,, the property of William Finney. The facts of this case were unimportant. The Assistant-Judge asked if anything was known of the prisoner. Mrs. Howe, of the House.of Correction, proved the following convictions against, hsr:—Two months, 18th August, 1856; 21 days, 18fch April, 1857; one tnontfa, n^r, 1857; two months, 11th September, 1857; three months, 18th November, 1859 tkree months, 15th July, 1861; three months, 15th April, 18o2; 18 months, 26th Aug us b, 1862; six months, 2ud October, 1865. She taid there was another official present to say something about her. The Assistant-Judge: I don't want to know any- thing more.about her. Ia is a very painful thing to pass a sentence of penal servitude upon a woman of her advanced years, bat she is a confirmed thief, and the court is compelled to do it. The sentence of the court upon the prisoner is that she be kept in penal servitude for seven years. 4

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WEAVERS AND TBEIB WORK,

SUICIDE OF A DOMESTIC SERVANT.

ALLEGED MISTAKEN IDENTITY.

SINGULAR SUICIDE OF A SAILOR.

TERRIBLE BOILER EXPLOSION…

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THE LAW OF COUNTERFEIT COIN

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