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MAN WHO 19 ALL BONE.

HELPLESS WARSHIP.

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HELPLESS WARSHIP. A series of exciting experiences befell war- ehips of the Atlantic Fleet in the Channel on Sunday night. The obsolete battleship Tenedos was being towed from Sheerness to Portsmouth, and in the very heavy weather which prevailed the warship broke away from the Admiralty tugs which had her in tow. The mishap occurred close to the South Foreland, and the warship began to drive helplessly ashore as she was not under control, and had only an emer- gency crew. The tugs managed to get several ropes aboard, but these all in turn snapped, and the position of the Tenedos became despe- rate. Fortunately the vessel's danger had been observed when she first broke adrift, and a telegram was sent to Dover. The naval authorities dispatched the battleship Formidable to the assistance of the Tenedos, and in response to wireless mes- sages from the Formidable a cruiser and tugs were also sent. The old warship was ultimately got in tow, and the Formidable accompanied, her well down the Channel in case of further mishap. The cruiser returned to Dover

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ORCHID COLLECTOR'S DEATH.

COTTON-MILL BOILER EXPLOSION.