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Page 18 - Causa tcimtice patet. And this is truth, as he shall answer to God, and depones he cannot write.
Page 8 - ... cattle, My darling plant is now plucked. The Kirk-Session of Kenmore, in Perthshire, had several cases of alleged witchcraft in last century. From the Kirk-Session records it appears that Janet Macintaggart was charged, on 19th July, 1747, with "Charms and Inchantments," by milking three drops from her neighbour's sheep as a charm to recover the substance of the milk. Her sister Margaret was charged with going into every house in the township with an egg shell having a little milk in it concealed...