Henry Sleeper Harper was about 42 years old and lives at 131 East Twenty-first Street. He is the son of Joseph Wesley Harper, a member of the old firm of Harper & Brothers, which gave way in 1900 to the present publishing house of that name. Mr. Harper was also connected with that firm as a Director an until about three years ago, when he retired, was employed by the present company. He was graduated from Columbia University and was a member of the University and Century Clubs. Mr. Harper married Miss Myra Haxton of this city. His wife was with him on the Titanic.