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SWP No. 108.4

(Deposition of Mary Walcott v. Sarah Procter. )

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[May 23, 1692]

The Depoestion of mary Walcott Who Testifieth and saith on the 20'th omay 1692 saw the apparition of Sarah Procter: come and choake me and pincht me and terrified me much and urged me greviously to write in her book: but I told her I would not touch itt and then she tormented me dreadfully

Sworne Salem Village May 23'd 1692

before us.

*John Hathorne ] Assists

*Jonathan. Corwin ] Assists

(Reverse) Mary Walcutt against sara Procktar

( Essex County Court Archives, Salem -- Witchcraft Vol. 1 No. 303 )