SUICIDE

62 items found relating to : Suicide

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San Francisco Bulletin DR. DODGE STILL IN SERIOUS CONDITION
23rd June 1919
Page 4, column 3 Dr. Washington Dodge, who attempted suicide on Saturday night, is still in a critical condition at the St. Francis Hospital. Dr. John Gallwey, who performed the operation, said that the bullet wound was com...
Syracuse Herald TITANIC SURVIVOR SUICIDE
13th November 1921
William A. Lucas, who was saved from the Titanic but who acted peculiarly thereafter, shot himself dead on a train travelling from Leeds to London. [London, Nov. 12 - Page 26, column 1] ...
CAPTAIN SMITH COMMITTED SUICIDE L'Excelsior CAPTAIN SMITH COMMITTED SUICIDE
20th April 1912
From L'Excelsior, 20 April 1912...
Chicago Tribune SHOTGUN ENDS STUDENT'S LIFE; JILTED, THEORY
3rd February 1923
“Frat” Brothers Scout Talk of Suicide. While police and University of Chicago authorities yesterday wavered between a theory of accident and suicide in explanation of the shooting to death of John B. Min...
Chicago Tribune THIRD SUICIDE IN FAMILY MYSTERY
20th February 1925
Northwestern ‘U’ Student Kills Himself Two years ago Dr. John R. Minahan, wealthy and prominent surgeon of Green Bay, Wis., was summoned to Chicago. His oldest son, John Jr., had ended his life in a...
San Francisco Chronicle DR. DODGE IN CRITICAL STATE
23rd June 1919
Page 11, column 7 Operation at St. Francis Hospital Shows Recovery to Be Doubtful Dr. Washington Dodge, who attempted suicide on Saturday night, was in a critical condition at the St. Francis Hospital yesterday. ...
GRAVE OF GEORGE BRERETON   GRAVE OF GEORGE BRERETON

The grave of Titanic survivor George Brereton.  He committed suicide in 1942 and is buried at Pierce Brothers Valhalla Memorial Park, Lot J, plot 9592, 10621 Victory Boulevard, North Hollywood, California ...
Los Angeles Times TRAGEDY REPEATS IN DUAL SUICIDE
17th July 1942
In the same dwelling in which his wife-sorrowing over the death of their son following a tonsilectomy-had shot herself to death. George A. Brereton, 67, yesterday put a bullet through his head. The second tragedy-20 years after the f...
Highland News CAPTAIN GOES DOWN WITH SHIP
20th April 1912
Captain Smith - all honour to him - made absolutely no attempt to leave the ship, and insisted on going down with the vessel. The report that he committed suicide is discredited. As one of the passengers said, ''He stuck to the bridge like a hero'', ...
New York Times LEAPED FROM LINER AT SEA TO SAVE MAN
9th May 1913
Majestic's First Officer Dived Overboard after Coal Trimmer Who Attempted Suicide --- BUT LIFEBOAT MADE RESCUE --- Gift from Passengers for Officer's Deed--Another of Crew who Sought Death Successful --- The ...
Chicago Tribune THIRD TRAGEDY IN FAMILY
19th February 1925
The shooting marked the third tragedy in the Minahan family within recent years. N uncle, William E. Minahan, an attorney, perished when the steamship Titanic was sunk in 1912. And, according to reports from Green Bay, the boy’s mother was k...
The Witney Gazette CAPTAIN'S SUICIDE ON THE BRIDGE
20th April 1912
The latest news of the terrible disaster is published this (Friday) morning by The Daily Telegraph who, at 4.00 am, received the following telegram, containing a statement issued by a Committee of the Survivors:- We, the...
Cook County Herald HEARS OF DISASTER; DIES
26th April 1912
Shortly after a newspaper account of the Titanic disaster was read to him, Andrew Nolting, a farmer near here, committed suicide by drinking poison. ...
San Francisco Bulletin DR. DODGE MAY NOT RECOVER FROM WOUND
24th June 1919
Page 14, columns 3-4 Dr. Washington Dodge, who attempted suicide Saturday by shooting, is in a critical condition at the St. Francis hospital with little hope of recovery, according to Dr. John Gallwey, who is attending him. ...
New York Times $1,000,000 FOR WITLEY COURT
10th May 1909
Lord Pirrie Buys Estate Upon Which Whitaker Wright Spent $3,500,000 --- LONDON, May 9---Lord Pirrie has purchased Witley Court, near Hazelmere, one of the finest estates in England. It formerly belonged to Whitaker Wright, who committe...
The Argus (Melbourne) NERVIEST MAN IN SERVICE
20th April 1912
Captain E. J. Smith, who is reported by one passenger from the Titanic to have committed suicide, was commodore of the White Star line. He it was who was selected for the initial trips of the Adriati...
Chicago American MAN ON MAURETANIA LEAPS TO HIS DEATH
20th April 1912
A suicide at sea was reported by the Cunard Liner Mauretania when she arrived here today.  The victim was Stoughton Walker of New York, who jumped overboard last Sunday night.  The steamer was stopped, but no trace could be found of t...
San Francisco Examiner DR. DODGE DIES FROM WOUNDS HE INFLICTED
1st July 1919
Page 8, column 1 Former Banker, Assessor and Supervisor Succumbs Nine Days After Attempt at Suicide Funeral Service Will Be Held on Thursday Morning: Bishop Nichols Will Be in Charge Dr. Washington Dodg...
San Francisco Examiner DR. WASHINGTON DODGE TRIES SUICIDE; MAY DIE
22nd June 1919
Page 1, column 1, continued page 6, column 4 [Photo] Mind of S.F. Leader Fails; Shoots Self Former Assessor Uses Revolver in Garage at Home; Found by Wife; Taken to Hospital Suit Brought i...
New York World LOOKOUT CLAIMS MURDOCH SHOT HIMSELF
21st April 1912
"As we stood there on Collapsible B, each man holding on to his neighbours shoulder fearful every moment that some lurch would send us off again into that icy water, two of the men I knew had been on watch in the crow's nest...
Philadelphia Inquirer LOIS THAYER OF ROSEMONT; ACTIVE IN COMMUNITY AFFAIRS
26th June 1977
Lois Thayer, 82, a member of a prominent Philadelphia family, died Saturday a the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. She lived at 103 Airdale Rd., Rosemont, PA. The former Lois Buchanan Cassatt, she was a great-great-niece of Jame...
San Francisco Examiner DOCTOR DODGE IS OPERATED ON; CONDITION SERIOUS
23rd June 1919
Page 13, column 7 Former Broker and Assessor Very Low After Attempted Suicide With Pistol Following an operation at the St. Francis Hospital yesterday, the condition of Dr. Washington Dodge, former banker and Assessor ...
Brooklyn Daily Eagle VERSIONS VARY OF CAPTAIN’S DEATH
19th April 1912
First Report That He Committed Suicide denied By Many Survivors....
Daily Sketch TEDDY SMITH HERO: BOYHOOD RECOLLECTIONS OF THE TITANIC'S CAPTAIN
25th April 1912
A Genial Schoolfellow "Teddy Smith has gone down with his ship, and out of the six of us lads who used to be schoolmates together only one is now left - myself." From every corner of England, Mrs. Smith, the widow of the...
Chicago American TITANIC VICTIM IN CHICAGO TELLS OF SELF-DEATH
25th April 1912
TITANIC VICTIM IN CHICAGO TELLS OF OFFICER’S SELF-DEATH Remarkable strength of Carl Janson, another of the surviving passengers of the Titanic, kept him alive in the frigid ocean for six hour...