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Eliz Woodwell upon the oath she formerly has taken in this
Court: did affirm to the Jury of Inquest: that: she saw Giles Cory
at meeting at Salem on a lecture day.since he has ben at prison he
or his apearition came in & sat in the middlemost seat: of the mens
seats: by the post this was the lecture day before. Bridget Bishop was
hanged and I saw him come out: with the rest of the people mary Walcot: affirmed: that she saw s'd Cory: as above. sit in the same
place at the same time he or his appearance & that she did se him goe
out with the rest of the people: this she affirmed to the Jury of
Inquest. Sept 9: 1692

( Essex County Court Archives, Salem -- Witchcraft Vol. 2, no. 89 )