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EASTHAM. I SAD FERRY FATALITY. On Friday evening a sensational episode occurred at the Eastham Ferry jetty, in the presence of a boat, full of spectators. The well-known ferry-boat Ruby was mooring at tihe stage, and in effecting this operation, the srU.gem.aii, named Peter Wilding, while manipulating the tackle overbalanced himself and foil into the river. A scene of great excitement followed boats were lowered, and one man who made a gallant attempt at rescue unfortunately struok the woodwork of t.he stage and seriously injured his face. The passengers meanwhile became worked up to a high pitch of excitement. The-boats from the Ruby and other Eiasfcham craft on the service were indefatigable in tlwir efforts to rescue the stageman, but owing to the swift flowing tide the body of the man was swept away, and there was no chance then of ncscue. The stageman was a very famiiliar figure at Raotham, and was kncwn to thou- aanda.

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