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Northern News, Ndola, 1 June 1960
Prison, cane for cycle thefts
CHINGOLA, Tuesday. -- An unemployed signwriter, 19-year-old C.J. Van der Berg, was sentenced to four months' imprisonment here today for stealing a bicycle.
A 16-year-old European boy was ordered to receive nine strokes of the cane for a similar offence.
Central African Post, Lusaka, 22 June 1960
Cane for Boy
A 17-year-old Bulawayo boy appeared at Lusaka Magistrates Court yesterday and was sentenced to 10 strokes of the cane after pleading guilty to one count of theft, three counts of forgery and two counts of uttering. The sum involved was £30 10s. 6d.
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