WRECK OF THE EARNMOOR.
tfHE HOIRRO&S OF THE SEA. TERRIBLE SUFFERINGS Of THE
[By Electric Telegraph.—Copyright.] [Pbr Press Association.]
YORK, October 27. (Received Obtober 2ff, 1889, at 12.30 p.m.)
Two of the wrecked survivors of the steamer Earnmoor, from Baltimore to Rio Janeiro-, which' foundered at sea, have returned to the former city. They relate a) story of terrible suffering, The survivors were forced to take refuge iu an open boat, and were reduced to the direst straits by want of water and food. The pangs of hunger reduced them to feeding on the dead bodies of two of their comrades who had succumbed to their privations.
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WRECK OF THE EARNMOOR., Evening Star, Issue 8049, 28 October 1889
WRECK OF THE EARNMOOR. Evening Star, Issue 8049, 28 October 1889
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