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WEST OF ENGLAND AND Smtfy malm MAGAZINE. fNo. &&j_______Monday, May 28, 1832. Halfpenny. BUTCHERS MEAT. Butchers were first ordered to sell their meat by the pound, in the twenty-third year of the reign of Henry the Eighth, Beef was then sold at a half¬ penny, and Mutton at three farthings, the pound. In the same reign, foreign butchers, were first permitted to sell in Leadenhail Market, London*'.