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<p n="17"> <note type="authorial" place="margin">D.</note>
And for that purpose that the sd. Justices who reside next<lb></lb>
the <rs type="placeName" id="LMSMPS50463_geo20">City of London</rs>
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& to whom Vagabonds are brought in<lb></lb>
their destination thro' this County would order such Vagabonds<lb></lb>
to be lodged in <rs type="placeName" id="LMSMPS50463_geo21">Clerkenwell Bridewell</rs>
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to be from thence<lb></lb>
conveyed by the<del> <obscured></obscured>
Contractor said Jas Stur</del>
said <rs type="persName" id="LMSMPS50463_n17-1">James Sturgis<lb></lb>
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or any other Contractor<del>for the<gap reason="illegible"></gap>
Business aforesaid</del>
to the next County and instead of inserting the Allowance<lb></lb>
as heretofore in the Certificate to mention only an Allowance<lb></lb>
of six pence for<del>Maintenance</del>
Subsistance according to the sd. Proposal<lb></lb>
and the Keeper of Bridewell is to allow such Vagabonds<lb></lb>
two pence a day for their maintenance during their continuance there, & is to<lb></lb>
produce at every Sessions his Account of such Vagabonds<lb></lb>
& the Expence of<del>keeping</del>
maintaining them according to<lb></lb>
such Allowance of 2d. a day during their continuance in <rs type="placeName" id="LMSMPS50463_geo22">Bridewell</rs>
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And this Court being of Opinion that<del>the Assigning ten<lb></lb>
The reward of Ten shillgs for the apprehending every Vagrant Beggar<lb></lb>
(especially in London & the Parishes next adjoining) is more<lb></lb>
than adequate to the time & trouble of the Apprehender,<lb></lb>
& which has created Frauds, & brought a heavy Expence,<lb></lb>
upon the County, doth therefore recommend<del>it</del>
to the said<lb></lb>
Justices to case the County in this respect by a frugal<lb></lb>
distribution of such Reward, & to proportion it only to the<lb></lb>
time & trouble such Apprehender may have</p>
<p n="18">And it is farther recommended by this Court to the said<lb></lb>
Justices not to sign any Vagrant Pass<del>untill</del>
without Oath<gap reason="illegible"></gap>
first made<lb></lb>
before them, or the confession of the Party, that an Act of<lb></lb>
Vagrancy hath been committed, and upon such Proof if the<lb></lb>
Party so accused be a Sherdy Beggar or shall appear to be a counterfeit</p>

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