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SWP No. 23.2

(Indictment No. 1 v. Candy, for Afflicting Mary Walcott)

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[+ January 6, 1693

Essex in the Province of the Massachusett Bay in New England\s-\Ss Anno R R's & Reginae Gulielmi & Mariae &c quarto Anoq'e \ Do[mbar ] 1692

The Jurors for o'r Sov'r: lord & lady the King & Queen doe present
That Candy. A Negro Woman Servant #[Servant] of Margarett Hawkes of Salem in & Upon the Second day of July last in the Yeare 1692 and divers other days & times as well before as after Certaine
detestable Arts Called Witchcrafts & Sorceries Wickedly Mallitiously
& felloniously hath Used practised & Exercised in the Towne of
Salem afo[rbar ][sbar ]'d Upon and Against One Mary Wallcot of Salem Single
Woman by which Wicked Arts The Said Mary wallcot the day
& Yeare aforesaid & Divers other times as well before as after was
& is Tortured Aflicted Consumed Wasted pined & Tormented Con-
trary to the peace of our Sov'r lord & lady the King & Queen their
Crowne & dignity & The laws in that Case made & provided

(Reverse) Candy Negro: for bewitching Mary Wallcott Billa Vera,
*Robert Payne foreman. Ponet Se. The juery find the person here
inditted not gilty of this indittement.

( Mass. Archives Collection, vol. 135, no. 31. )