NEARER MY GOD TO THEE

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  NEARER MY GOD TO THEE
1902
This is a well recorded vocal version of Nearer My God to Thee to the tune Bethany (Mason). Listen to this 1902 recording of Nearer My God to Thee (Real Audio&...
  NEARER MY GOD TO THEE

The Hymn Nearer My God to Thee has often been suggested as the last tune played by the Musicians on the Titanic. There are different versions of the hymn, all are set to verses, written in 1841, by the English poet Sara...
North Devon Journal LOCAL NEWS FOR THE PARISHES IN NORTH DEVON
25th April 1912
Local news of the Titanic...
The Sun (New York) MEDIUM TELLS OF WORD FROM STEAD
14th May 1912
Swoons At Seance, Then Re-enacts "Last Scenes Aboard the Titanic" --- Special Cable Despatch to THE SUN --- MANCHESTER, May 13---The Daily Despatch says that it hears that a message was...
IN MEMORY OF THE TITANIC CATASTROPHE   IN MEMORY OF THE TITANIC CATASTROPHE
1912
Henry Tiedemann
Grand Memorial Fantasie Words and Music by Henry Tiedemann Published 1912 by the Southern Music Company, Dallas, Texas Listen to this Piece...
TITANIC HYMN, 1912   TITANIC HYMN, 1912
1912
This is another french hymn in honour of the band of the Titanic. 'Plus près de toi, mon dieu' is the translation of 'Nearer my god to thee'...
  GRAVE

Here Rest In Christ Owen George Allum Shipwrecked on the Titanic and Drowned At Sea April 14th, 1912, Aged 17 years. Nearer My God To Thee [In the Winter 1989 issue of the Atlantic Daily Bulletin it was repo...
LEADBELLY : THE TITANIC   LEADBELLY : THE TITANIC
15th October 1948
Huddie Ledbetter - Leadbelly
Blues singer/songwriter Huddie Ledbetter, better known as Leadbelly, was born in Mooringsport, Louisiana in 1885. Leadbelly remarked in th...
Chicago Tribune LOOKING AT HOLLYWOOD
22nd December 1952
Hedda Hopper
“THE TITLE “Nearer My God To Thee” is now definitely “Titanic.” It should have been all along, but 20th Century had to clear it, and that cost a pretty penny. . .”   Chicag...
  FAMILY GRAVESTONE

In loving memory of Richard Fynney (of Wetton Staffordshire) the beloved husband of Frances Fynney who died July 16th 1894 aged 66 years "Gone but not forgotten" also Joseph, son of the above who was lost on...
Royal Cornwall Gazette ST. AUSTELL
25th April 1912
The most impressive gathering was that at the Baptist Sunday School, with which the family of the late Mr. W. H. Nancarrow, one of the Mount Charles victims, was connected. As the children were being dismissed the members of the adult classes lined u...
  FAMILY GRAVE

Also Edward James William son of the above aged 38 years Also Edward Henry Bagley Nephew of the above Who Lost Their Lives in the Titanic Disaster April 15th 1912 Out of the Deep I Call To Thee ...
THE BAND PLAYED NEARER MY GOD TO THEE AS THE SHIP WENT DOWN   THE BAND PLAYED NEARER MY GOD TO THEE AS THE SHIP WENT DOWN
1912
In Memory of the Heroes of the Ill-Fated Titanic Words by Mark Bean Music by Harold Jones Published 1912 by Joe Morris Music Co., New York, USA ...
  MEMORIAL ON GRAVESTONE

In Loving Memory of RICHARD ALLSOP died 30 November 1829 Aged 35 and of JAMES ALLSOP son of the above born 1 September 1827 died 6 April 1917 also of FRANK RICHARD ALLSOP so...
Hampshire Independent AUGUST JOHNSON DEATH NOTICE
11th May 1912
Death notice for Titanic victim August Johnson....
MEMORIAL TO JOHN WESLEY WOODWARD   MEMORIAL TO JOHN WESLEY WOODWARD

A memorial plaque to Titanic cellist John Wesley Woodward, art All Saints Church, Lime Walk, Headington, Oxford....
  VARIOUS MEMORIALS TO JOHN WESLEY WOODWARD

Named on the Musicians Memorial at the Old Library site, London Road, Southampton. also named on the St Marys Church Musicians Memorial, St Marys, Southampton. also he is mentioned on a plaque in the lobby of the Boston ...
IN MEMORIAM SS TITANIC, 1912   IN MEMORIAM SS TITANIC, 1912
1912
Memorial document published in Great Britain in April 1912...
The Times FUNERAL OF THE TITANIC'S BANDMASTER
20th May 1912
The funeral of Mr Wallace Hartley, the bandmaster of the Titanic, took place on Saturday at Colne Cemetery. Thousands of visitors from all parts of the surrounding country were present. The funeral was attended by the Mayor and members of...
Ilford Graphic ILFORD PASSENGERS ON THE TITANIC
19th April 1912
Ilford has her part to play in the latest tragedy of the ocean. On April 2nd last, Mr and Mrs Ben Hart were present at the "Cauliflower" in their honour prior to their departure for Canada. During the evening they were the recipients of a beautiful I...
Newark Evening News SURVIVOR VISITS MONTCLAIR
20th April 1912
One of the survivors of the Titanic, Miss Edwina Trout, of Bath, England, is the guest of Miss Jennie Holwell, of 209 Bellevue avenue, Upper Montclair. “I can never forget the experience,” said Miss Trout today. “As we pulled away ...
Chicago Tribune FILM STORY OF TITANIC SINKING GETS THE GREEN LIGHT
22nd February 1952
LOOKING AT HOLLYWOOD by Hedda Hopper Film Story of Titanic Sinking Gets the Green Light Hollywood, Feb. 22--Darryl Zanuck has given the green light to Charlie Brac...
Western Morning News UGBOROUGH MAN'S STORY
29th April 1912
J. Horswell (sic), a sailor, residing in Southampton, said though he was now lodging at Southampton, he hailed from Ugborough. He acted as bowman in one of the emergency boats, and among the passengers with them were Sir Cosmo and Lady Duff Gordon. ...
  JOHN FREDERICK PRESTON CLARKE

Brian J. Ticehurst
Clarke, John Frederick Preston. 22 Tunstall Street, Smithdown Road, Liverpool. Orchestra (Bass). (From: Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund Booklet, March 1913) ...
  ETERNAL FATHER, STRONG TO SAVE

The Hymn "Eternal Father, Strong to Save" was one of those sung at the hymn service lead by Revd. Ernest Courtenay Carter. William Whiting (1825-1878) wrote the lyrics, in 1860, as a poem for a student about to sail for America. T...
Cleveland Plain Dealer SAYS MUSICIANS KNELT AS THEY PLAYED HYMN
20th April 1912
Mrs Ada M Clarke, one of the survivors, went to the White Star offices today to arrange for her passage back home to Southampton, England. Her husband, Charles S. Clarke, with whom she was on her way to California to make her...
Standard Union COL. ASTOR BURIED IN GRAVE BESIDE MOTHER
4th May 1912
Body Brought to Manhattan After Funeral Services at Rhinecliff --- The body of John Jacob Astor was buried this afternoon beside the grave of his mother in Trinity Cemetery, on Washington Heights. The funeral services were held at Rhin...
The Times THE TITANIC BAND MEMORIAL CONCERT
25th May 1912
THE TITANIC BAND MEMORIAL CONCERT Under the auspices of the Orchestral Association a concert was given yesterday at the Albert Hall in honour of the musicians who peris...
Brooklyn Daily Eagle THE FACTS THAT STICK OUT IN THE GREATEST OF MARINE DISASTERS
19th April 1912
Early report summarizing the known facts of the Titanic disaster......
Unidentified Newspaper DUMFRIES TITANIC VICTIMS
1912
Memorial unveiled on Dock Park. A very impressive ceremony, and one which attracted much public attention, took place on Saturday afternoon when the handsome memorial which has been erected on the Dock Park in honour of John Law Hume, ...
Bournemouth Echo A SWANAGE MAN'S STORY OF THE DISASTER
1912
Iceberg mistaken for a cloud The Two Swanage survivors of the ill-fated Titanic messers J W. Gibbons of Studland and Charles Burgess arrived in England on Sunday in the "Lapland". They both arrived in...
The Witney Gazette TITANIC SURVIVORS' STORIES ON ARRIVAL AT PLYMOUTH
4th May 1912
One hundred and sixty-seven survivors of the crew of the Titanic landed at Plymouth on Sunday from the Red Star liner Lapland. They told a large number of full and graphic stories of the disaster. One of the chief facts brought to light i...
  NOW THE DAY IS OVER

The Hymn "Now the Day is Over" was one of those sung at the hymn service lead by Revd. Ernest Courtenay Carter. Sabine Baring-Gould (1825-1878) wrote the lyrics, in 1865, and the tune “Merrial” was composed by Sir Joseph Barnby (1838-189...
Southport Visitor SOUTHPORT PASSENGERS ON THE TITANIC.
20th April 1912
THE MISSES BONNELL. Among the passengers on board the Titanic was Miss Lily Bonnell, of 17, Welbeck-road, who was proceeding on a six months' visit to her brother, who lives in the States. She was accompanied by ...
Vineland Times Journal SURVIVOR OF TITANIC DISASTER TELLS OF GRIM EXPERIENCES
25th March 1953
Stan Slome
A passenger on his way to America from England, Oxenham, now 63 years old, remembers that ill-fated night as if it were only yesterday....
The New York Times SINKING SHIP'S BAND CHOSE FITTING HYMN
21st April 1912
"Hold Me Up in Mighty Waters," a Suggestive Line in "Autumn" WERE NOTED MUSICIANS Friends of the Titanic's Bandmaster Say He Believed In Music's Power t...
Chicago Tribune SURVIVOR, 74, OF SINKING OF TITANIC DIES
21st November 1966
Services for Mrs. Vivian Forsander, 74, a survivor of the Titanic which sank April 15, 1912, drowning more than 1,500 persons, will be held at 1 p.m. tomorrow in the chapel at 10001 Western av. Mrs. Forsander, who was born in Sweden, died ...
TITANIC BANDMASTER'S VIOLIN MAY BE SOLD Lancashire Telegraph TITANIC BANDMASTER'S VIOLIN MAY BE SOLD
2nd April 2011
Peter Magill
Tests are being carried out on a violin thought to have belonged to Wallace Hartley, who famously played on as the White Star Liner sank in April 1912. And if the instrument turns out to be genuine experts believe it could break the 100,000 record for an artefact from the wreck. ...
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The Times-Dispatch (Richmond, Virginia) TITANIC SURVIVOR IS DEAD IN HOSPITAL
5th December 1912
Colonel Gracie Was One of Last Passengers to Leave Sinking White Star Liner---Had Lectured on That Disaster --- New York, December 4---Colonel Archibald Gracie, of Washington, one of the last passengers to leave ...
  GRAVESTONE

In Ever Loving Memory of Evelyn Louisa Lammin Moody Born December 26th 1857 Died December 17th 1898 "Be Thou Faithful Unto Death And I will Give Thee A Crown of Life" Also In Lovi...
Washington Herald STEERAGE SURVIVOR TELLS STORY OF WRECK
22nd April 1912
Miss Mary Glynn, Visiting Relatives in Washington, Praises Heroism of Passengers on Titanic---Women Tried to Save Men --- The heroic deeds of some of the first and second cabin passengers, as the giant Titanic was preparing for her fina...
THE WRECK OF THE TITANIC BY JEANETTE FORREST   THE WRECK OF THE TITANIC BY JEANETTE FORREST
1912
Jeanette Forrest
A Descriptive Piano Composition Word and Music by Jeanette Forrest Published 1912 by Frank K. Root & Co. Chicago : New York Listen to this Piece [...
STAND TO YOUR POST / BE BRITISH   STAND TO YOUR POST / BE BRITISH
June 1912
Recorded in London May or June 1912 "Stand To Your Post" by Bennett Scott "Be British" by Lawrence Wright and Paul Pelham ...
New York Times Book Review THE LEGENDS STAY AFLOAT
19th February 1956
DOWN TO ETERNITY.  By Richard O'Connor. 191 pp. New York:Gold Medal Books. 35 cents. --- By BURKE WILKINSON --- Anyone interested in the Titanic disaster will want to read this book, if only to co...
Lima News OHIO WOMAN LOST BRIDEGROOM
23rd May 1953
Titanic Survivor Still Listed as Dead WARREN, O., May 23 (AP) --- Mrs Emil Nummi, who has lived here quietly for quarter of a century, still is listed among the 1,517 who were drowned 41 years ago when the English li...
Highland News MEN WHO DIED LIKE HEROES
20th April 1912
The stupendous tragedy which occurred in the North Atlantic on the evening of Sunday last has stunned civilisation with its awfulness. ...
  MEMORIALS

Named on Millbrook Church Memorial. Named on St Mary's Church, Eling, nr. Southampton Memorial. The memorial is situated just inside the church on the right. ''To The Memory of'' Frederick Walter Godwin, 34 years old. Will...
Hastings and St. Leonards Observer LETTER FROM LOCAL LADY SURVIVOR
4th May 1912
Miss Annie Caton, sister of Mr. Charles Caton, bookseller, 56, of Norman-road, St. Leonards, one of the stewardesses was fortunate enough to be saved from the " Titanic " disaster, and has sent home to St. Leonards a very interesting ...
SIBONEY LIFEBOAT RESCUE 2   SIBONEY LIFEBOAT RESCUE 2

"On the afternoon of June 20th we entered the American War Zone and on the afternoon of the 21st a red light followed by a column of smoke which was believed to be the torching of an oil burning vessel was seen. Drawing nearer it was found to be t...
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  LEAD KINDLY LIGHT

The Hymn "Lead Kindly Light" was one of those sung at the hymn service lead by Revd. Ernest Courtenay Carter. Verses 1-3 were written in 1833 by John Henry Newman (1801-1890). While traveling in Italy as a young priest...
  VIOLIN PLAYED AS TITANIC SUNK IN 1912 FINALLY DISCOVERED!
28th March 2011
A new book to be published this week, The Band that Played On: The Extraordinary Story of the 8 Musicians Who Went Down with the Titanic by Steve Turner, claims that the violin which band leader Wallace Hartley played as the Titanic sank in April 1912 survived, and may be offered for sale at the time of next year's centenary....
Leatherhead, Advertiser, Epsom District Times and County Post WRECK OF THE TITANIC LITTLE GIRLS ACCOUNT
18th May 1912
Mrs. Tate, of Elm Villas, Leatherhead, has just received from her daughter (Mrs. Collyer) a copy of the Brooklyn Daily Eagle, containing an account of the wreck of the Titanic, as depicted by her daughter Margery, eight years of age. It will be remem...
RODEO WOMAN RECALLS SINKING OF THE TITANIC Unidentified Newspaper RODEO WOMAN RECALLS SINKING OF THE TITANIC
April 1945
Vivid Description is Given of Historic Marine Disaster...
Washington Herald LIFEBOATS WOULD HAVE SAVED MORE
19th April 1912
Titanic's Steward, in Giving Story, Says Great Loss of Life Was Due to Their Absence --- SHIP'S ENGINEER, CAUGHT IN DOOR, BEGS TO BE SHOT TO END AGONY --- New York, April 18---The following statement made to-day by Alfred ...