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THE TRAGIC AFFAIR AT CHISWICK. [SPECIAL TELEGRAM.1 I At Richmond, Surrey, to-day, Emily Redstone was charged with attempting to murder two little girls named Weir. the children of her mis- tress, and with attempted suicide. The only witness called was William Hednott a waterman, who deposed that he was standing by Mr Maynard's boathouse at Chiswick when he heard the children's screams on the opposite side of the river. He afterwards heard a splash, and if ran for a boat. With the assistance of :15 mate Barnham he rowed to the spot whence the sounds came. They turned the boat's head to the tow-path when they saw a black object in the water. Witness caught hold of it, and found it to be the prisoner, whom he pulled into the boat. About six yards lower down he saw something else in the water, which he ascertained to be a child, and be pulled it out also. Still further on he saw another child in the. water, nd this one he rescued also all three appeared to be dead. He called for assist- ance, and Mr Maynard and his two sons came. They got prisoner and the two children ashore, and sent for medical aid. After a long time they revived. The prisoner, who said she did not wish to ask witness any questions, was then remanded for a week.

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