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The appeal of Mrs. Helen Duncan, the medium, who was sentenced at the Old Bailev nine months’ imprisonment' for ..

... The appeal of Mrs. Helen Duncan, the medium, who was sentenced at the Old Bailev nine months’ imprisonment' for conspiring to contravene the Witchcraft Act of 1735 «dn come before the Court of Criminal Appeal. London Tuesday. ' The Lord Chief Justice ...

WHAT HAPPENED •AT A PORTSMOUTH SEANCE Miscarriage of Justice —COUNSEL appeal of Mrs. Helen Duncan against her ..

... WHAT HAPPENED •AT A PORTSMOUTH SEANCE Miscarriage of Justice —COUNSEL appeal of Mrs. Helen Duncan against her conviction at the Old Bailey of conspiracy to contravene Section 4 of the Witchcraft Act, 1735, at, I seances held over a drug store at Copnor ...

Published: Friday 09 June 1944
Newspaper: Hampshire Telegraph
County: Hampshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 203 | Page: 11 | Tags: none

Cried “Oh, God,” then collapsed moaning S-month sentence for Mrs. Duncan MRS. HELEN DUNCAN (46), known ..

... Cried “Oh, God,” then collapsed moaning S-month sentence for Mrs. Duncan MRS. HELEN DUNCAN (46), known throughout Britain a» a spiritualist medium, collapsed moaning Old Bailey **•••'- day When she was sentenced nine month*’ imprisonment If her part the ...

Published: Tuesday 04 April 1944
Newspaper: Northern Whig
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 176 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

MRS. HELEN DUNCAN A.R.P. woman spent £5,000 without check

... MRS. HELEN DUNCAN A.R.P. woman spent £5,000 without check FINAL speeches will be made today in the Newcastle Home Office inquiry, which has now lasted 29 days. _ Yesterday • written statement was read from the Chief Constable and A.R.P. Controller. Mr ...

Published: Friday 24 March 1944
Newspaper: Daily News (London)
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 208 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Mrs. Duncan loses witchcraft appeal The appeals of Mrs. Helen Duncan, spiritualist medium, and others against ..

... Mrs. Duncan loses witchcraft appeal The appeals of Mrs. Helen Duncan, spiritualist medium, and others against convictions under the Witchcraft Act foUowing seances at Portsmouth were dismissed in the Court of Criminal Appeal yesterday. In reply to counsel ...

Published: Tuesday 20 June 1944
Newspaper: Daily News (London)
County: London, England
Type: Advertisement | Words: 134 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

SEANCE TRIAL: MRS. DUNCAN MRS. HELEN DUNCAN throughout Ordain as ' a spiritualist medium , collapsed moaning in ..

... SEANCE TRIAL: MRS. DUNCAN MRS. HELEN DUNCAN throughout Ordain as ' a spiritualist medium , collapsed moaning in the Old SENTENCED Bailey dock today when the Recorder. Sir Gerald Godson, sentenced her to nine months' imprisonment for her part in the Witchcraft ...

Published: Monday 03 April 1944
Newspaper: Leicester Evening Mail
County: Leicestershire, England
Type: Advertisement | Words: 190 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

The Court of Criminal Appeal. a considered judgment, yesterday, dismissed the appeals of Mrs Helen Duncan. Mrs ..

... The Court of Criminal Appeal. a considered judgment, yesterday, dismissed the appeals of Mrs Helen Duncan. Mrs Frances Brown, f Newbottle, Houghton-le-Spring, Durham; Ernest Edward Hartland Homer and Mrs Elizabeth Ann Jones, both of Copnor Roao. Portsmouth ...

Published: Tuesday 20 June 1944
Newspaper: Western Daily Press
County: Bristol, England
Type: Article | Words: 53 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

.1 conslclored judgment to-day. dismissed the appeals of Mrs. Helen Duncan. Mrs. Prances Brown. of Nowbottle. ..

... .1 conslclored judgment to-day. dismissed the appeals of Mrs. Helen Duncan. Mrs. Prances Brown. of Nowbottle. Houghton - le - Spring. Durham. Ernest Edwart. Hartoland Homer and Mrs. Elizabeth Ann Jones. both of Copnor-road. Portsmouth. against their ...

Published: Monday 19 June 1944
Newspaper: Halifax Evening Courier
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 63 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

SEANCE FRAUD CHARGES 44 COMMUNICATION WITH THE DEAD” 4 MEDIUM FOR TRIAL Helen Duncan, aged 46, giving addresses ..

... SEANCE FRAUD CHARGES 44 COMMUNICATION WITH THE DEAD” 4 MEDIUM FOR TRIAL Helen Duncan, aged 46, giving addresses at Kirkhill Drive, Edinburgh, and Milton Road, Portsmouth, was committed for trial at the Old Bailey yesterday by the Portsmouth magistrates ...

Published: Wednesday 01 March 1944
Newspaper: Liverpool Daily Post
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 135 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

MEDIUM GETS NINE MONTHS, COLLAPSES Fraud the Offence, Says Recorder IVTRS. HELEN DUNCAN, aged 46, widely-known ..

... MEDIUM GETS NINE MONTHS, COLLAPSES Fraud the Offence, Says Recorder IVTRS. HELEN DUNCAN, aged 46, widely-known as spiritualist medium, collapsed moaning at the Old Bailey yesterday when the Recorder, Sir Gerald Dodson, sentenced her to nine months’ i ...

Published: Tuesday 04 April 1944
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Gazette
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 191 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Medium Collapses 11 Dock After Nine Months’ Sentence TV/TRS. HELEN DUNCAN, known throughout as a spiritualist ..

... Medium Collapses 11 Dock After Nine Months’ Sentence TV/TRS. HELEN DUNCAN, known throughout as a spiritualist medium, collapsed the Old Bailey dock to-day, when the Record ,{f Gerald Dodson) sentenced her to nine 1 imprisonment for he/ part in the Witcher^ ...

Published: Monday 03 April 1944
Newspaper: Coventry Evening Telegraph
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 663 | Page: 8 | Tags: none