Tag: Drunk

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…

An extraordinary scene

An extraordinary scene witnessed at Boulogne last night is reported from Dover. A fisher lad fell into the harbour. His cries brought a fisherman, who jumped in, and held the lad up. Immediately afterwards another man followed, but seeing that…

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…