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Record 12595

Reading Experience:

'six months later I read the following announcement in the "Daily Chronicle": "Yesterday a smart and well-dressed young man named L. F. H. S. was charged before the Lord Mayor with having stolen postal orders, the property of the Postmaster-General, and was committed for trial at the Old Bailey"'
Century: 1850-1899
Date: unknown
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: n/a
Type of Experience (Reader):
silent aloud unknown
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown
Type of Experience (Listener):
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown

Reader/Listener/Reading Group:

Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth n/a
Socio-economic group: Labourer (non-agricultural)
Occupation: habitual criminal
Religion: n/a
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: [n/a]
Title: Daily Chronicle
Genre: Law, Ephemera, crime
Form of Text: Print: Newspaper
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 12595  
Source - Print  
  Author: n/a
  Editor: n/a
  Title: Twenty-five years in seventeen prisons
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1903
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 100
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: [anon], Twenty-five years in seventeen prisons (London, 1903), p. 100,, accessed: 19 February 2020

Additional comments:



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