Front pages (and usually back, middle or other pages) chosen at random (more or less) from my collection of mostly 20th Century mostly British newspapers. Weekly new posts on Sundays, a Random Cutting on Wednesdays and a Random Advert on Fridays.
Wednesday, 15 August 2012
Random cutting - Devil's Island drama (1934)
This reads like the plot of a rather depressing novel, especially (alert - spoiler here) the Devil’s Island escapee being killed on
the very day his pardon arrived.