Western Times

Ashburton Petty Sessions

Friday, 29th April 1898

At Ashburton Petty Sessions before Messrs F. H. Firth (chairman), P. F. S. Amery and S. Barry, James Small, a gipsy, was summoned to show cause why he should not be bound over to keep the peace towards his wife Ellen.

Prosecutrix stated that defendant threatened to cut her ear off.

Case dismissed.

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