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Docno: ADMS-05-03-02-0001-0003-0013

Author: Paine, Robert Treat
Date: 1770-10-29

Paine's Minutes of Cushing's and Lynde's charges to the Jury1

29 October 1770

J. Cushing. It is odd the Town should think of doing Justice by a Mob.
The principal Q[uestion] whether the Prisoner gave Order.
J. Lynde. Principal Q[uestion] whether Prisoner gave Order. I fear people come in too hostile a Manner.
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2014.
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