Sheriff Criminal Pleading Dist.

Hamilton, June 6-- Thomas Faulkland, miner at Newarthill, plead guilty to assaulting John Slaven, miner, there, on Sunday last, by striking him on the head with a poker, aggravated by being once previously convicted of assault-sentenced to 30 days imprisonment at Lanark jail.

Glasgow (Scotland) Herald, June 7, 1860.