Mark Baber

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    PHILADELPHIANS WILL BRAVE OCEAN TRIP
    Lusitania sinking fails to deter passengers from Philadelphia...
     
    Titanic wreck reunites parents
    Wife's Titanic Experience Stops Husband's Divorce Suit...
     
    [Gustav Wolff arrives at Honolulu, 1885]
    DISTINGUISHED VISITORS --- By the S. S. Australia the following gentlemen arrived and are at present staying at the Hawaiian Hotel: Lord Elphinstone, James Ashbury, Esq., M. P., G. Wolff, Esq., Belfast, and C. Sc...
     
    [Evelyn Marsden and Joseph Boxhall Arrive at Sydney]
    The Flowing Tide --- IMMIGRANTS FOR N.S.W. --- IRISHMEN AND SCOTCHMEN --- A TITANIC HEROINE --- COMING TO SYDNEY ...
     
    SOUTH AMERICAN TRADE BOOMERS AT ST. LOUIS
    ST. LOUIS, Dec. 22---With eight hundred delegates representing all sections of the United States and all interested in the extension of American trade to foreign countries, particularly South America and the West...
     
    MRS. 'WILLIE' CARTER GETS DIVORCE DECREE
    Grounds for the Decision Are Not Disclosed---Couple Were in Titanic Disaster --- PHILADELPHIA, June 15---Mrs. Lucille Polk Carter got a decree of divorce here to-day from William K. Carter. The Carters' country home ...
     
    MRS. JOHN ASTOR SAILS FOR HER ENGLISH HOME
    Says Goodby in Three Languages and That Her Son, Vincent, Is Feeling Fine --- Mrs. John Astor sailed at noon to-day for England on the White Star liner Oceanic. She was accompanied by her daughter Alice Muriel and a numb...
     
    UNVEIL TITANIC MEMORIAL
    Engineers of Ill Fated Ship Honored by Monument at Southampton --- SOUTHAMPTON, April 22---Sir Archibald Denny, the Scottish shipbuilder, performed the ceremony of unveiling a memorial to the engin...
     
    A Word to Fishermen
    J. Bruce Ismay, the new president of the International Mercantile Marine company, is averse to fishing, which he regards as a cruel sport. Mr. Ismay was condemning fishing one day. "Suppose," he said quaintly,...
     
    MEDAL FOR COL J. J. ASTOR
    Gift of Poughkeepsie Hudson-Fulton Celebration Committee --- Poughkeepsie, N. Y., Jan. 31- On behalf of the Poughkeepsie Hudson-Fulton celebration committee, Mayor John K. Sague and Peter H. Troy, of this city, g...
     
    TITANIC UNSEAWORTHY, HE SAYS
    Steward Who Escaped With Broken Leg Sues the Line --- LONDON, Jan. 16---Thomas Whiteley, one of the surviving stewards of the ill fated steamship Titanic, has brought suit for damages against the White Star Line,...
     
    ISMAY OUT OF MARINE CO.
    Interesting Detail of Formation of Pool Are Given --- Special Cable Despatch to The Sun --- London, June 30. With the retirement of J. Bruce Ismay to-day from the presidency of the International ...
     
    Going Home to England
    J. Blair, second officer of the White Star liner Doric, has been detached at his own request and ordered home to England, where he will be assigned for duty on one of the company's other and larger...
     
    TITANIC SURVIVORS (1)
    Memories of that sad event, the loss of the Titanic, were revived on Saturday by the arrival of Mrs. James, daughter of Mrs. W. H. Marsden of Hoyleton, South Australia, by the White Star steamer Irishman. Mrs James (then Miss Marsden) w...
     
    MADMAN LEAPS FROM BIG LINER; RESCUED IN A FOG
    First Officer Blair of Majestic Narrowly Escapes Death in Saving Drowning Man --- LOST TO SIGHT IN MIST --- Shouts Directions From the Water to the Crew of a Lifeboat --- The sound of the ...
     
    You Can Build a Ship Bigger Than Olympic, But You Can't Build a Bigger Brain to Run It
    Capt. Haddock Undergoes Five-Day Ordeal Which Would Wreck Most Men's Nerves --- Five Years Is the Outside Limit That Human Endurance Can Resist Such Strain --- At $5,000 a Year, or Less, He Assumes Respons...
     
    MR. MORGAN'S BODY TAKEN TO HIS HOME
    Flag Draped Coffin Followed by Relatives From the Liner France --- QUIET TRIP FROM HAVRE --- The steamship France, with the body of J. P. Morgan, came up the bay late yesterday afternoon past flags at hal...
     
    Miss Hayes' Wards Living in Poverty
    NEW YORK, April 10---With the formal filing of a claim against the White Star line for the loss of the husband of Mrs. Marcelle Navratil, who went down with the Titanic, it became known today that "Lolo" and "Momo...
     
    OLYMPIC IS HERE WITH INNER-SKIN AND UNSINKABLE
    White Star Liner Arrives After Six Months Undergoing Alterations for Safety --- NOW ICEBERG PROOF --- Complete New Inside Hull to Keep Her Afloat in Case of Collision --- Bearing no outward eviden...
     
    MR. MORGAN'S BODY ON OCEAN
    Liner France Carrying Funeral Party Leaves Havre --- Special Cable Despatch to THE SUN --- HAVRE, April 5---The steamship France of the French line left Havre this evening at 7:30 o'clock for New York...
     
    OLYMPIC NOT LIKELY TO BE HELD FOR BODY OF DEAD FINANCIER
    LONDON, April 1---When word came to-day from Rome that Herbert L. Satterlee was attempting to have the White Star liner Olympic held up to-morrow at Cherbourg to carry J. Pierpont Morgan's body to New York, the officials of...
     
    KIN OF MORGAN MAY HALT SHIP
    Satterlee Plans to Leave Rome Tomorrow with Body of Famous Financier --- SEEKS A SPECIAL TRAIN --- Plans Said to Be Under Way for Holding the Steamer Olympic for Party --- by HENRY WOOD Ro...
     
    MORGAN, UNABLE TO EAT, DIES IN ROME; BODY IS TO BE SENT HERE FOR BURIAL
    J. P. MORGAN DIES IN ROME; DELIRIOUS SINCE EASTER --- Unable to Eat or Drink Following Acute Attack of Gastro Enteritis On His Egyptian Tour---Was Seventy-six Years Old --- END CAME SOONER THAN PHYSICIANS...
     
    MORGAN'S DOCTORS ADMIT CONDITION IS 'MOST CRITICAL'
    Financier Losing Strength and Very Weak, Says Physicians' Bulletin --- HE REFUSES TO TAKE FOOD --- Impossible to Nourish Him Since Wednesday, and His Nervous System is Affected --- IS ...
     
    MORGAN MUST REST; SON ADMITS ANXIETY
    Financier Has Overtaxed His Strength and Doctors Force Him to Stay in Seclusion --- ABSOLUTE QUIET ENJOINED --- No Organic Trouble, Say Advices to Firm, but He Has Been Too Active Since Reaching R...
     
    MORGAN FIT AS EVER, SAYS HIS PHYSICIAN
    Romans Rejoice in His Annual Visit and His Restoration to Health --- SEES THE NEW ACADEMY SITE --- Pleased with the Progress Made, He Wants the Work on American Art Structure Hurried --- B...
     
    MR. MORGAN STILL SUFFERS
    His Hotel in Rome Besieged by Dealers in "Antiques" --- Special Cable Despatch to THE SUN --- ROME, March 21---Prof. Bastianelli says that although there is not the slightest anxiety over the co...
     
    MR. MORGAN VICTIM ONLY OF OVERWORK
    His Ailment Nervous Breakdown, Declares H. L. Satterlee, His Son-in-law --- NEVER TOOK A VACATION --- Financier Will Get Complete Rest in Rome, Where No One Bothers Him --- Special Cable Despatch ...
     
    J. P. MORGAN IN ROME (1)
    Seems in Good Health, but Doctors Say He Must Have Absolute Rest --- By Marconi Transatlantic Wireless Telegraph to The New York Times --- ROME, March 13---The extraordinary reports that have recently been ...
     
    MORGAN CARRIED FROM STEAMSHIP
    Financier Suddenly Weakens Upon Arrival at Naples and Is Helped to Train --- HOW RESTING QUIETLY --- Special Train Prepared to Carry Millionaire to Rome from Seaport --- Special Cable to The Washi...
     
    MR. MORGAN REACHES ROME FEELING WELL
    Financier Will Pass Two Three Weeks Quietly in the City --- KING'S AIDE GREETS HIM --- Spends Evening in Apartment Playing His Favorite Game, Solitaire --- Special Cable Despatch to The Sun...
     
    MORGAN, VISIBLY ILL, ARRIVES I [sic] ITALY
    The Washington Times, 13 March 1913 --- Financier Reaches Naples, and Will Devote Some Time to Tour of Continent --- NAPLES, March 13---J. P. Morgan, perceptibly enfeebled by his latest illness, ...
     
    J. P. MORGAN SAILS ON THE BALTIC
    Reported Conference with Railroad Presidents---Steamer Sinks Barge --- J. Pierpont Morgan sailed for Europe yesterday on the The White Star Liner Baltic. It was said would probably be away for several months, it was...
     
    DIAZ STARTS BACK TO MEXICAN HOME
    Former President, Forced Into Exile by Madero, Will Aid Victorious Nephew --- ALEXANDRIA, Egypt, March 10---Don Porfirio Diaz, former President of Mexico, who was exiled when Madero come into power, today started back to...
     
    TITANIC SURVIVOR IN SALT LAKE
    Salt Lake, Feb 28---Miss Margaret B. Hays of New York and her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Bechstein of New Rochelle, N. Y., are guests at the Hotel Utah in this city. They arrived early yesterday afternoon from San Francisco over the Western ...
     
    TITANIC SURVIVOR COMES TO SALT LAKE
    Miss Margaret B. Hayes, who will be remembered as a survivor of the Titanic disaster which occurred on the White Star line April 14 1912, will be in Salt Lake City this evening. She is accompanied by Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Beckstein of New York. Th...
     
    TO HONOR "JACK" PHILLIPS
    London, June 29---"Jack" Phillips, the plucky wireless operator who stuck to his post on the Titanic and sent out the call for help that brought rescue to more than seven hundred souls, is to have a memorial erected in Godalming, his ...
     
    Punahou student may be among Titanic lost
    Hawaii,Percy White, a brother of Mrs. [sic] James B. Castle of this city, and his son, Percy White Jr., were passengers on the White Star liner Titanic, and it is feared they are among the hundreds wh...
     
    OFFICERS OF THE TITANIC
    PERSONAL DETAILS Interesting sidelights on the character of Captain E. J. Smith and the officers associated with him in his last command, the mammoth liner Titanic, were thrown by the officers of the White Star liner Afric, which arr...
     
    OSTBYS DECLARED SAFE
    A message from Cape Race at 4:10 o'clock this morning brought the news that E. C. Ostby of the firm of Ostby & Barton and his daughter, Miss Helen R. Ostby, of this city, who sailed on the wrecked liner Titanic, were among the rescued o...
     
    MAY BE PROVIDENCE MAN ON THE LIST OF TITANIC
    John J. Lamb, one of the supposed passengers on the ill-fated Titanic, was born in Ireland, but came to this country with his parents when an infant and has resided in Providence ever since. He is 27 years old. Last September Mr. Lam...
     
    FORTY YEARS AT SEA
    The captain of the gigantic new White Star liner Adriatic, interviewed on the first visit of the vessel to New York, said that forty years' experience at sea, from small sailing ship to the last word in shipbuilding, had not robbed him of h...
     
    Morgan and Aldrich See Pompeii Together
    NAPLES, Jan 23---J. Pierpont Morgan arrived here today aboard the White Star liner Adriatic. Former Senator Aldrich of Rhode Island was a fellow passenger. They motored out to the ruins of Pompeii, where Morgan renewed h...
     
    MORGAN SPENDS AN AFTERNOON IN MUD
    It Takes the Adriatic Four Hours to Pull Free in Upper Bay After Having Grounded in Dense Fog --- WARNING FROM BANKER --- He Called Attention to Danger Before Starting---The Hamilton, Which Brought ...
     
    BRUCE ISMAY RESIGNS AS HEAD OF WHITE STAR
    Long Expected Action Officially Announcd, [sic] but Will Not Go Into Effect Until June 30 Next ---...
     
    TABLET FOR TITANIC HEROINE
    Miss Evans Gave Up Place in Boat to Mother and Child --- SAYVILLE, L. I., Dec. 24--- On the inner wall of St. Ann's Episcopal Church of this village a tablet was erected yesterday to the memory of Miss Edith ...
     
    OLYMPIC TO BE DRIVEN IN PART BY OIL FUEL
    --- White Star Line Announces Decision---Combustible To Be Carried Between Shells --- (By Cable to The Tribune) --- London, Dec. 10---The White Star company has taken an important step in...
     
    COL GRACIE DIES AMID MEMORIES OF TITANIC
    Relives His Dreadful Experience in Last Hours of Delirium --- ONE OF TWO WHO SANK --- "We Must Get Them (Women and Children) All Into Boats!" Is His Cry --- Col. Archibald Gracie, U. S A...
     
    CAME TO SEE COL. GRACIE
    Titanic Survivor Learns of Friend's Death on Landing --- R. W. Daniel. who jumped from the stern of the Titanic as the great White Star liner plunged to the bottom on the morning of April 15 last, arrived her...
     
    COL. GRACIE IS BURIED IN GARB WORN ON TITANIC
    Survivors of Ocean Disaster Attend Funeral of Brave Man --- Col. Archibald Gracie's final wish that be be buried in the clothes he wore when rescued from the sinking Titanic was carried out when he was laid to ...
     
  • Biographies (5)

    Mary Agatha Glynn
    3rd Class Passenger

    Edwin Nelson Jr. Kimball
    1st Class Passenger

    Arthur O'Keefe
    3rd Class Passenger

    Frederick Sutton
    1st Class Passenger