Here are just some of the stories you’ll find in Voyage 68, scheduled for mailing June 22nd: - World mourns the passing of Titanic’s last survivor Obituary for Millvina Dean - Millvina A touching tribute to Millvina by TIS Historian John P. Eaton Exclusive: - Titanic survivor tells story nearly 60 years later Mary Conover Lines was 16 years old when she watched Titanic sink beneath the North Atlantic. Fifty-eight years later, she told her story to the Topsfield Historical Society. TIS is pleased to present the exclusive transcript of that historical narrative. - Philadelphia hosts Society’s 20th anniversary A written and pictorial review of TIS’s 2009 convention - TIS member provides impetus for relocating Titanic plaque Postal worker plaque now prominently displayed, thanks in part to TIS member Brian Ticehurst - A Titanic visit nearly a mile high TIS President Charles Haas shares Titanic in Idaho - Liners at War — Part Two Cedric, Celtic, Ceramic, Cevic, Cymric, Cretic, Georgic and Justicia
Voyage 70 is at the printers. Some of what's inside:
Californian connection: - Californian’s captain seeks U.S. citizenship, by Paul Lee - A controversy of sights, sounds and distances, by Charles A. Haas - Steaming through the ice fields at night, by Paul Slish - Brushed out of the Boston American, by Senan Molony - Birma’s wireless log resurfaces , by Paul Lee What did Jack Thayer really see? by Steve Chuck Memorial service honors Millvina’s memory, by David Hill Belfast Titanic Society seeks help in rescuing memorial, by Charles A. Haas Simulator re-creates Titanic’s collision, by Cdr. W. H. Wilson, Jr. TISCON2010 Boston website will be going up this week.