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HINTS UPON OABDsisnisrQ. ------

SPORTS AND PASTIMES. --+--

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SENDING BAD MEAT TO THE LONDON…

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SENDING BAD MEAT TO THE LONDON MARKET. At the Guildhall on Thursday, John Seabrook, a butcher, reeidmg at Chelmaford, was summoned before Alderman Finnis by the Commissioners of Sewers for the City of London, for sending to the London market for sale the carcase of a pig that was unfit for food. It appearei-that the defendant sent to Mr. Titmers, a highly respectable salesman of Newgate-market, the carcass of a pig, on the 30th of May, which was in a very bad state-from disease. The insides of the stomach and ribs were covered with small' ulcers, the ears were inflamed, and the flesh was wet and emaciated. Any person would have noticed it" and particularly a butcher ought to have seen it. The pustules were fall of matter, and the carcass waa brought to Gmildhall and condemned. It was contended that defendant was not aware of the condition of "the animal, bat Mr. Aklermas Finnis fined him ^810,' whioh was paid.

WOMAN AND HER" HUSBAND.

FACTS AND FACETI2E. .

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