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Disease infested boroughs of London

Disease boroughs of London. Railwayman John Wilkinson died an ironic death. Shortly after clambering into his locomotive, he collapsed, slumping suddenly to the footplate. His workmates dashed to help, but …

Pigeon cure is considered a sovereign remedy for influenza, Middle Ages

Pigeon blood cure is considered a sovereign remedy against the influenza. If the following facts, writes a Paris correspondent in year 1900, were not vouched for by a highly distinguished …

Extraordinary Cure for Blindness, Wonderful Recovery, applying petroleum to his eyes

Extraordinary Cure of Blindness in 1881 has recently taken place to a gardener named Geo. Parker, aged 82, who resides at Rose Cottage, Brimington. He has been troubled with cataracts …

Pulling Out a Tooth, don’t try it

New Way of Pulling Out a Tooth but don’t try it. The bravest among us often quail at the prospect of a visit to the dentist, and endure a very …

Narcotic to tackle a cough, patient died

Narcotic cocaine to war a cough. The patient arrived doubled up with pain: breathless, faint and exhausted, clutching her chest, her lips tinged an alarming shade in blue. Doctors at …

Real Romance in Humble Life an old Scotchman

Real Romance in Humble Life an old Scotchman, named, we believe, Allison, arrived in the township of Underskiddaw, near Keswick, and located himself to Milbeck, at the foot of the …

Curious incident the Birth a Child, excited father state, bread and milk

Circumstance Attending the Birth of a Child in 1852 year. A curious incident occurred in a family the other day at Birkenhead, in which a husband actually lost his reason …

Jealous Woman’s Revenge, Ludicrous Scene

Jealous Woman’s Revenge, Ludicrous Scene. A most remarkable case reaches us from Blythe. It appears that a young man named Walkingshaw, who is connected with a large London firm who …

Marriage Ceremony, dead body, funeral service

Extraordinary Marriage Ceremony with dead body in 1881. A few days ago the report of a singular, and we may add melancholy, wedding reached us from Florida, the sum and …

Widow Married To Her Own Brother, discovery of the identity

Widow Married Her Own Brother story from 1868 year. There passed through this city yesterday en route Chicago, a lady whose history is one of the most remarkable ever brought …

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