WHOLESALE POISON BY EATING THE DEADLY NIGHTSHADE BERRIES

... Saturday after- noon, when an old man, ?? the appearance of a country- man, Cams in, and showed the deceased and his wife some blackberries which he had in a basket, and described them as good for making wine. Mrs. Parker bought a part of them, for which she ...

ACCIDENTS, OFFENCES, &c

... week, about five o'clock in the evening, as two children, the one eight, and the other four yearsof age, were gatherint blackberries in a field near Hastings, a mionster, inthe shape of a san, enticed the elder istisot to the other side of the hedge, where ...

Published: Sunday 23 October 1825
Newspaper: The Examiner
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 2723 | Page: 12, 13, 14 | Tags: Crime and Punishment 

WARWICK ASSIZES, MARCH 31

... There were no external marks of violence; she died from general fatigue and exhaustion ; her stomach contained nothing but blackberries. Egin, the father, oil being recalled, said, his child left home hit perfect health. The. prisoner (a dull, heavy-looking ...

COURT OF KING'S-BENCH—Dec. 7

... EHLRIOT, ESQ. and OIqERS. This was an indictment against John Heriot, and John Taylor, -Esqrs. 'Richard Harris, anis Ridhard'Blackberry, the proprietorsprinter. an | publisher of a newspaper-, c6lld The True lin , for a libel- upon -the Earl of StvVincent ...

EXECUTION AT LINCOLN

... the proposition should not be entertained. He said Lord Burghash had done much towards making fiddlers as plentiful as blackberries, and if they were to form such a school as that proposed by M. Bertrand, dancers would become as plentiful as fiddlers ...

POLICE.—SATURDAY

... support the charge.' Master Bodkin, and his cousin, aged ten, were in a field at Hampstead, with the intention of picking blackberries, when the defendant canse up and inquired, What businesshave you in this field ? Master Bodkin replied they were taking ...

CORK ASSIZES

... knew the prisoner, ?? te identified him) ; she met flim last harvest in htie parish of Rilicuburei as she. was picking blackberries on the aide of a ditch, which skifted a corn-field,; lie came into the field with a horse, and a sickle in his hand, and ...

CENTRAL CRIMINAL COURT—FRIDAY

... month the prosecutor, along with a companion, was pro- ceeding to a wood in the neighbourhood of Highgate, to look for blackberries. On his way he iet the two prisoners, who were in company with two others. Ile was accosted by them, end asked what money ...

NISI PRIUS COURT, THURSDAY, MARCH 11

... addreesed the Jury for the defendent. He was C not there to deny the promise. They had had promises proved plentiful as blackberries, for It teemed that whenever any of the il woman's relations came across the defendant he renewed his pro. I mises of marriage ...

MANCRESTER

... how- of ever, he got about his ears from this course, boe rather surprised him. He found that bugs were as nu plentiful as blackberries; and that they seemed to 4 relish the hides of the souperior classes as well as Ml those of the swinish multitude. To ...

POLICE

... He contended that if such petty cases were to be the subject of summary convictions, any individual for gathering a few blackberries or other wild fruit by the road-side, or the weary traveller who quenched his thirst at a pool of water belong- ing to ...

OXFORD CIRCUIT

... Mr Black, onl the 21st of April, wrote the following reply :- Reasons, my dear Sir, as Falstaff says, c are plenty as blackberries-but I will give no man a reason on compulsion.' I refer you to Canon 101-' No license shiall be granted but to such per- ...