Montreal, Monday (6.00 a.m.) April 15, 1912
TITANIC STRUCK AN ICEBERG. SENDS MARCONIGRAM soliciting for counsel. VIRGINIAN GOING TO HER RESCUE.
From manhattan, Monday. April 15, 1912
STEAMERS ARE TOWING THE giant. AND ENDEAVOURING TO GET HER INTO THE SHOAL WATER close to CAPE RACE. FOR the aim OF BEACHING HER.
From ny, Monday evening. April 15, 1912
THE WHITE famous person officers NOW ADMIT THAT MANY LIVES were LOST.
News of the Titanic's catastrophic sinking, days after her maiden voyage, surprised the realm. the general public used to be frantic for info and solutions, and the London day-by-day Telegraph, the biggest circulating newspaper on this planet on the time, used to be charged with the duty of relaying what precisely had occurred to the luxurious liner. yet with fake stories abounding and no entry to survivors, that activity was once more straightforward stated than done.
Read how a paper, and the area, struggled to discover and record the reality of the main disastrous maritime twist of fate in background.
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M. ). A Montreal telegram states instant message has been acquired there asserting that Mr. Charles M. Hays, president of the Grand Trunk Railway, is one of the immense survivors on board the Carpathia. His spouse and daughter have already been stated as kept. —Reuter. ny, Tuesday (11. 25 a. m. ). in accordance with a instant message obtained via the Customs, the Carpathia will arrive on Thursday afternoon. The Treasury officers at Washington have directed that the Customs laws will be waived so that it will facilitate the touchdown of every body. —Reuter. long island, Tuesday (11. 30 a. m. ). Captain Rostron, of the Carpathia, in a instant message to the Cunard corporation right here despatched from lat. forty-one. forty five, lengthy. fifty two. 20, says: i'm continuing to ny, until differently ordered, with approximately 800. After having consulted Mr. Bruce Ismay, contemplating the situations, and with a lot ice approximately, I thought of long island top. there's a huge variety of icebergs and twenty miles of box ice with bergs among it. messages obtained through the Marconi corporation from Cape Race and Sable Island make it look that not one of the Titanic’s passengers were rescued both through the Parisian or the Virginian. One reads: Marconi Station, Sable Island: Been verbal exchange Parisian. send had no passengers from sizeable. the opposite is: Marconi Station, Cape Race, experiences: Had no conversation Virginian. don't think any massive passengers on that vessel. A telegram from Montreal states that the Allan Line has issued the next conversation: we're in receipt of a Marconigram through Cape Race from Captain Gamble [Gambell], of the Virginian, pointing out that he arrived at the scene of the catastrophe too past due to be of carrier, and is continuing on his voyage to Liverpool. No point out is made from the rescue of any of the Titanic’s passengers. MONTREAL, Tuesday. Intelligence used to be acquired through the Allan Line officers this morning from Captain Gamble of the Virginian, that that vessel had persevered her voyage to Liverpool. She has no survivors of the big on board. it truly is rumoured that Mr. Hays, president of the Grand Trunk Railway, and his son-in-law are between these rescued. —Reuter. big apple, Tuesday. Captain Roscon [Rostron] has despatched a instant telegram to the Cunard corporation pointing out that the Carpathia has 800 survivors aboard and is slowly continuing to ny throughout the box of ice. The Leyland corporation have steered the captain of the Californian by means of instant telegraphy to stay close to the scene of the damage and to render no matter what relief is feasible till he's relieved or till his coal provide runs low. 17 —Reuter. WASHINGTON, Tuesday. on the path of President Taft, Mr. Meyer, Secretary for the army, has ordered the quick scout cruiser Salem to continue to sea instantly from Hampton roads to satisfy the Carpathia. The cruiser is outfitted with the simplest instant gear, with a variety of 1,000 miles, and, by means of guideline of the President, she is going to receive a whole checklist of survivors, and ship the names through instant telegraphy to the govt right here.