Hi folks. Complete the Papers Past survey to let us know what you’d like added over the next few years. ×
Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.


FATE OF SYDNEY MAN POLICE ATTRACTED BY »OG Q Q SYDNEY, Aug, 'lA dog barked incessantly for three nights at Edgecliff (Sydney) before neighbours called the police, who found the body of its mastei. The dead man, believed to have died three days before, was Cecil Renfree, aged 52. Renfree, who heheved to have been a cleaner at the G.P.0., had lived alone 'for about 12 months Neighbours, their attention at last attracted by the continuous barking of the dog, called the police who broke into the house and found R en " frpp lvins oil the floor of the basement, covered ith bo b c l° od A H blg d0 o | bo 111eJ 1 vvas°" ym 5 • beside Renfree. Polic? believe that he was carrying the bags of bottles into the basent whpn he Slipped and fell. While he lay unconscious from head injuries, he bled to dea h.

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item


Bibliographic details

BLED TO DEATH, Auckland Star, Volume LXXVI, Issue 183, 4 August 1945

Word Count

BLED TO DEATH Auckland Star, Volume LXXVI, Issue 183, 4 August 1945

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.