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Throwing Stones.
 
Two boys names JOHN ARMSTRONG and THOMAS ARMSTRONG were brought up charged with having been found throwing stones in the streets of Cockermouth, on Tuesday last.  The Chairman having cautioned the defendants as to their conduct in future, they were discharged.
 
 
BASTARDY CASE
 
MARY JANE MOUNSEY, of Cockermouth, charged DAVID BAXTER with being the father of her illegitimate child.  The defendant admitted the charge; and in consequence of this being the third illegitimate child the complainant has had, the bench made an order of 1s per week