ALLEGED RECIDIVISTES. THURSDAY ISLAND, July 2. Information has reached here that three Frenchmen, suspected of being recidivist© escapees from New Caledonia, have been wrecked at Naghee, after being a month in an open boat. They assert that they are free men, and that in the wreck they lost a box containing 3,000f. Pending inquiry, the men have been placed under arrest.
ATTEMPT TO WRECK A TRAIN. PERTH, July 2.
A sensational attempt was made last night to wreck a train on the YorkBunley line. At intervals, for a distance of a quarter of a mile, the line was blocked with piles of rocks and fallen trees. A man named Ford and a woman named Bowran have been arrested on suspicion of being connected with the attempt.
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INTERCOLONIAL., Evening Star, Issue 7948, 2 July 1889
INTERCOLONIAL. Evening Star, Issue 7948, 2 July 1889
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