A HUMAN DERELICT.
ECHO OF THE BxiRRIER MURDER. SYDNEY, February 19. Grace Palmer,was sentenced to-day to six months' imprisonment on a 1 charge of having insufficient means of support. The case recalls the murder, 20 years ago, of 1-Taylor, a settler on the Great Barrier Island, x , for which two men, named Caffrey 'and Perm, were convicted. They, with Palmer, crossed to Port McQuarrie in a small boat. The men were arrested and executed. Palmer, who was not charged with participation in the crime, acted as chief witness. According to the police evidence, she has been in trouble ever since.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8799, 20 February 1914
A HUMAN DERELICT. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8799, 20 February 1914
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