Monday, March 28, 2011

What is sixpence worth

 A notice that appeared in the 'West Briton and Cornwall Advertiser' on Friday, 7th July, 1854.  WILLIAM PROUT, 18, was charged with stealing a sixpence, the property  of Christopher ARNALL, at Trefew, Lanteglos by Camelford, on the 18th  of June.  Guilty.  Three Months' Hard Labour.

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