Article image

A convict named Giur, who was sentenced to" “perpetual detention” in 1867 for a brutal murder, hns died at. the. prison of Lcnzbourg, canton of Argovie, aged 74. During hi.s imprisonment of 47 consecutive years GUir never left the prison, and nobody visited him. He was obedient, a hard worker, and never gave any trouble to the warders, with whom bo made friends. A r ine, the well-known Sussex cricketer, has established a world’s record, haying played in every match engaged in by Sussex since July 2, 1900, or 400 consecutive games without a nrtak. In addition to bcii’e it mic, steady bat, with a dour defence, he is n useful change bowler and a brilliant field, and has scored more runs for Sussex ihau any other cricketer.

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

Evening Star, Issue 15637, 30 October 1914

Word Count

Evening Star Issue 15637, 30 October 1914

  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.