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I 'Cafn Girl's Escapade. I

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I Cafn Girl's Escapade. I I SENT FOR TRIAL. I At Gefn police court on Tuesday, before Dr. Mewelyn Jones and Mr Morgan Thomas, Cather- ine Elizabeth Hopkins (HI), was ckarged with "reaking and entering Coedcaedu Farm, Penderyn, II.nd stealing therefrom a bag containing about ?S. the property of John Fletcher, farmer, on the ?h 'March. Prosecutor said that on Saturday last he went ith his wife to Hirwain. He took 6/- out of a. till box upstairs, leaving the rest of the money b hind, When he next saw the box the hinge t d bn torn off, and holes had been made in the bottom of it. He produced two knives, a PIece of iron from a plough, and other things, hich he found upstairs near the box. Some Pieces of wood, which had taken the place of glass tI. the parlour window, were found broken, and jt was evident that someone had entered the ?°Use. They did not discover that a robbery had I  committed t'll bed-time, when he saw that I e box had been broken open, and the money ?!en. He searched the house. The back-door ^as open. The next morning be gave infornaa- t1, 011 to P.c. Jones. Defendant was formerly em- Moyed by him as a servant at the Farmer's Arms, '?Tntaf, and had also lived with them at Pen- eryn a couple of days. I¡¡ p.8. Jones deposed that on Sunday be made a "e4rcil 'for, and in th4 evening found, the accused ? No. 76, High street, Cefn. He charged the ^'rl, and she replied that she knew nothing about and that she had not been near the place. He lasted her. She was wearing all the goods she d purchased. 0111 Sunday night Mrs Hickey ok the prosecut.or'i] bag to the station. i Pe W. A. Jones deposed that rMrs Hickey handed him the money which the defendant had anded to her to keep for her. In reply to the charge the girl, who did not 8eem to feel her position, said she did not think the 41nount of monev so much as stated. She took {ess than £4. She had been a cervant with Mrs i'ver at South terrace, Cefn, and was before at at the Prince of Wales' Inn, Merthyr. Her h.tne was in Scotland, but her relatives used to l\> e at the Huts at Cwmtaf. She could neititer ad nor write. Defendant was committed for trial.

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