SAYS CAPTAIN SHOT STEERAGE PASSENGERS
[Associated Press Telegram]
Mrs. Mariana Aasaf a Titanic survivor, told friends here today that she saw several steerage passengers attempt to rush the lifeboats and that Capt. Smith shot down several of them. Three cousins pleaded for a seat, but were refused, she said.
[Ottawa, Ont., April 24]
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(1912) SAYS CAPTAIN SHOT STEERAGE PASSENGERS Chicago Daily Journal (ref: #18927, accessed 30th April 2016 04:20:51 AM) URL : http://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/says-captain-shot-steerage-passengers.html
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Added to Encyclopedia Titanica Friday 29th June 2012, last updated Saturday 12th September 2015.