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The Informacon of Elizabeth Green 6 Dec: 1698

This Examt saith yt on the 21 of Novr last one Matthew Iohnson who formerly lodged at her house came to her + offered her five counterfeit new shills. for $\frac{1}{2}$ a Crown of good money and this Examt. gave the said Matthew Iohnson 2s 6d. for for {sic} the said give shills. and yt on the 25 of the said month the said Matthew Iohnson came to her and gave her 11 counterfeit shills more for 3 good shills. which he reced of this Examt. for them and that abot. 3 dayes and $\frac{1}{2}$ ago the said Mathew Iohnson lodging then at this Examts. house she being very great with him did one day see ye sd Matthew Iohnson have on the fire a litle pott with 3 Corners having Metall in it and he having a Flask between his knees did take the said Pott from the fire with a pair of Pincers and cast the Metall into the Flask and she being desirous to see wt. was in the Flask asked of the said Matthew Iohnson to let him\er/ see what was in the Flask but he refused to let her see except she would give him a pott of Drink <51v> which she doing he took the Flask and opening of it {struck} thence a shilling imprest with King William and Q Mary and setting the pot on the fire and melting the metall againe cast another shilling which was all the Metall he then had in the pot and abot. 2 dayes after he went away from her house and she never saw him in a considrble time after

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