Category: Food and drink

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…

Drunk for seven weeks

The discomfort attending a long sea voyage has been successfully avoided by an Englishman named Wren, who crossed the Atlantic the other day in a state of drunkenness so complete that he was unconscious of the fact that he had…

A madman eating his own fingers

A man named Peters was landed at Dover on Tuesday, from the German brigantine Apollo, and taken to an hospital, whence he will be sent to an asylum. He became mad through excessive drinking. During his frenzy he bit off…