Month: August 2014

A German band dead drunk

A band of six strolling German musicians were found in a dreadful condition in a country lane a few miles from Leicester on Tuesday week. It was thought they had been drugged, but it was afterwards found that a builder…

Singular fatality

A despatch from Dayton, Ohio, dated June 16, states that the Hon. Mr Vallandigham accidentally shot himself that day at Lebanon. It appears the deceased was present as leading counsel for the defence of a man named McGehan, who was…