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Browsing: Legal Papers of John Adams, Volume 3

Docno: ADMS-05-03-02-0001-0004-0018

DateRange: 1770-12-04 - 1770-12-05


4–5 December 1770

TUESDAY [4 December], half past FIVE o'Clock, p.m. (Mr. Paine not having gone through his argument) the Court adjourned to Wednesday morning, Eight o'Clock.
WEDNESDAY morning [5 December], Eight o'Clock, the court met according to Adjournment, when Mr. Paine finished closing, and the Court proceeded to sum up the cause to the Jury.
1. Wemms Trial 178.
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