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Report of the trial of the Rev. Ephraim K. Avery, Methodist minister, for the murder of Sarah Maria Cornell, at Tiverton, in the county of Newport, Rhode Island, before the supreme judicial court of that State, May 6, 1833: containing the evidence of the numerous witnesses unabridged, and the speeches of General Albert C. Green, attorney general, the Hon. D. Pearce, and William R. Staples, Esq., counsel for the prosecution, and those of the Hon. J. Mason, Richard R. Randolph, Esq., and other counsel for the prisoner : together with the charge of his honor Chief Justice Eddy, in full, as taken in short hand