CHILD JUMPS FROM SPEEDING TRAIN
Elsie Short (11), of English Street, Carlton, was severely injured when she jumped from an electric train travelling at a high speed as it was passing through the Carlton Railway Station this afternoon. She jumped from the open doorway of a carriage on to the platform, rolling over many times as she struck the ground. The child suffered
concussion, a broken left arm, and severe cuts to her head and legs.
|Owner of original
|The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, QLD)
|19 Jan 1937
|232 x 242
|Elsie Isobel SHORT