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. DOUBLE TRAGEDY AVERTED.

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DOUBLE TRAGEDY AVERTED. VISITORS RESCUED ON CONWAY SHORE. The wisdom of the action of the Council in appointing an inspector to patrol the Conway Shore was vindicated on Friday morning, when William Owen was successful in saving two livie-s from; almost certain death. From an account by an eye-witness it ap- pears that two young gentlemen undressed on the sandhills and entered the water about a quarter past seven, when the tide was rapidly flowing in. They rushed across the river, the water then being nearly up to their armpits and nearly Isweeping them off their feet, and it was utterly impossible, for them to return unLess they were accomplished swimmers, which they proved not to be. Their actions were observed by Owen, who was then near the ornamental lake, and the bathers opposite the black stones. Owen rush- ed across the sands and endeavoured to per- suade them to take to the raft, but this they would not do, being evidently under the im- pression that such a course would be extremely risky. Failing in his endeavour to get them to take possession of the raft. Owen plunged into the river after divesting himself of his coat and boots, and with great difficulty was able to help both men to safety. The rescued young men proved to be brothers, Henry and Percy Lawton, 5, Claremont Road, Alexandra Park, Manchester. There were seve,ral visitors on the. shore at the time, who warmly complimented Owen on his promptness and congratulated the brothers on their escape. a

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