EBBA ID: 20769

Magdalene College - Pepys 2.151
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Ballad Title THE / Unfaithful Servant; / AND / The Cruel Husband. / Being a perfect and true account of one Judith Brown, / who together with her Master Iohn Cupper, conspired the Death of her Mistris, his / Wife, which accordingly they did accomplish in the time of Child-bed, when she lay / in with two Children, by mixing of her Drink with cruel Poyson; for which Fact / she received due Sentence of Death at the late Assizes in the County of Salop, to be / Burned; which was accordingly Executed upon the Old Heath near Shrewsbury, on / Thursday the Twenty-first day of August, 1684.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, The Rich Merchant: Or, George Barnwel.
Standard Tune Title Rich Merchant Man, The
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