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Case_date_as_date04/01/30 00:00:0004/01/30 00:00:00
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CaseCommonNameMitchell,MargaretMitchell,Margaret
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CorrespondenceReportage about the 1597 trialsKing occupied in examining witches
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Reference2nd series, vol iii, pp. 334, 361-2, 515.JC26/9 item 9
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