Mark Baber

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    Stengel Mausoleum
    Added 24th September 2018
    The tomb of Charles and Annie Stengel at Fairmount Cemetery, Newark, New Jersey, USA....
    STENGEL MAUSOLEUM 
    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 TROUBLED BY INSO...
     
    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 Rome ---...
     
    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 --- By Marconi Transa...
     
    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 circulated...
     
    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 on ...
     
    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. Lamb acco...
     
    COL. ARCHIBALD GRACIE
    Colonel Archibald Gracie...
    COL. ARCHIBALD GRACIE 
    STEAMSHIP OLYMPIC TO BE CONVERTED INTO CRUISER BY BRITISH GOVERNMENT
    New York, Sept. 28---Local observers who have been watching the formation of war clouds over Europe in the last few months were interested in an announcement made to-day by officials of the White Star Line concerning the Olympic...
     
    INNER SKIN FOR NEW LINER
    White Star Ship, the Britannic, Will Also Have More Bulkheads --- Liverpool, Sept. 11---The White Star Company announces that its new 50,000-ton steamer will be named Britannic. It will have a complete inner skin an...
     
    INDIFFERENT TO FATE SINCE FATHER'S DEATH
    Salt Lake, Aug. 27--- "I don't care what you do with me, for my life is worth nothing to me since my father, Captain Smith, went down in the Titanic," declared John Smith, 19, years of age, at the police station last...
     
    DISCREDIT BUTT MESSAGE
    Skilled Mariners Say Titanic Bottle Is Fake --- (By Telegraph to The Tribune) --- New London, Conn., Aug 1---Prominent mariners here believe the message found in a bottle off Block lsland last Friday, purporting to h...
     
    THE KELLYS ARE HERE
    Mother, Widowed by Titanic Disaster, Comes Here With 5 Children --- In the steerage of the White Star liner Baltic, which arrived yesterday, came Mrs. Katy Kelly and her family of five. The family is Katy, 18 years old; Ma...
     
    COLONEL ASTOR'S WILL
    The will has now been proved in London of COLONEL JOHN JACOB ASTOR, of Fifth Avenue, New York, who died in the wreck of the Titanic, aged 47. The personal estate in the United Kingdom has been sworn for probate as of the net value of £90,96...
     
    TWO MEN HURT ON OLYMPIC
    President Ismay Sails on Her to Return on New Titanic...
     
    Walter M. Clark a Passenger
    Walter M. Clark of Los Angeles, son of J. Ross Clark, the railroad official of that city and a well known figure in San Francisco as well as in the southern metropolis, was a passenger on the Titanic and supposedly is among those lost. Wal...
     
    COL. ASTOR IN TENNIS MATCH
    His Fiancee, Miss Force, His Partner in Play at Newport Casino --- Special to The New York Times --- NEWPORT, R.I., Aug. 7---Col. John Jacob Astor and his fianc&eacut...
     
    MILLET, THE ARTIST, IS REPORTED AMONG THE MANY DROWNED
    Francis David Millet, the famous artist and author, who is said to have been among those lost in the wreck of the Titanic, painted the two large mural American Indian scenes at the Hudson Cou...
     
    OLYMPIC CUTS HER OWN TIME
    Five Days, 13 Hours, 20 Minutes from Daunt's Rock to the Lightship --- The new White Star liner Olympic, which arrived in Quarantine last night and anchored, has made even better time on her second voyage that she...
     
    Headstone (15)
    St. Bernard's Cemetery, Bernardsville, New Jersey, U.S.A....
    HEADSTONE (15) 
    LAURENTIC'S RECEPTION
    The first of the official receptions on the White Star-Dominion R. M. S. Laurentic takes place today, when a luncheon will be provided, to which the following, amongst others, are the invited guests: Sir Wilfred Laurier, [Prime ...
     
    THOUSANDS VISIT LAURENTIC
    Thousands of interested sight-seers, each provided with a pass of admittance, without which the vessel would without doubt have been packed even beyond her great capacity, yesterday visited the new White Star-Dominion liner R.M....
     
    LAURENTIC IS HERE
    The Gazette, Montreal, 8 May 1909 Maiden Voyage Upholds the Satisfactory Results Achieved on Trial Trip --- AN EPOCH IN SHIPPING --- Perfect stead...
     
    INTERCOLONIAL LAWN TENNIS TOURNAMENT (#2)
    The draw for the undermentioned matches has resulted as follows: 1.LADIES' CHAMPIONSHIP OF NEW SOUTH WALES Miss Lee plays Miss Rodd Miss Fitzgerald plays Miss Scarvell Miss Bloxsome plays Miss Lamb Mrs. Mu...
     
    GENERAL PROTEST---BROADCAST PLAY DROPPED
    GENERAL PROTEST --- BROADCAST PLAY DROPPED --- LONDON, 10th March. --- "The whole thing should be forgotten. There is no excuse for reminding the survivors of the horrors, which will certainly haunt ...
     
    B.B.C. AND THE TITANIC DISASTER
    The following statement contradicting the reports published in some newspapers (not in The Times) to the effect that the B.B.C. intended to broadcast a play based on the Titanic disaster has been issued by the B.B.C.:- ...
     
    Oppose London Radio Program On Sinking of the Titanic (1)
    By The Associated Press --- LONDON, Feb. 24---Many protests have been made against the proposal of the British Broadcasting Corporation to present a radio representation of the sinking of the Titanic. "Th...
     
    SIR ARTHUR ROSTRON
    Captain Sir Arthur Rostron, K.B.E., R.D., R.N.R., for many years Commodore of the Cunard Fleet and one of the most famous of the commanders of the Mauretania, died at the Cottage Hospital, Chippenham, on Monday, after a short il...
     
    MORGAN IN LONDON
    Wants to See Titanic Launched---Health Never Better, He Says --- Special Cable to THE NEW YORK TIMES --- LONDON, May 19---By accident THE NEW YORK TIMES correspondent met J. Pierpont Morgan this afternoon...
     
    SUE COL. ASTOR FOR $30,000
    Relatives of Electrician, Killed at Beechwood, Assert Negligence --- Special to The New York Times --- NEWPORT, R. I., Oct. 2---When Col. John Jacob Astor came to Newport last month aboard his steam yacht Noma to be ...
     
    KILLED AT COL. ASTOR'S HOME
    Electrician, Installing Telephones, Struck by Current from Feed Wire --- Special to The New York Times --- NEWPORT, R. I., July 1---Eugene McCrohan, aged 25 years, employed by the Providence Telephone Comp...
     
    Legal notice of the retirement of Thomas Ismay
    The London Gazette, Issue 26243, 8 January 1892.  NOTICE is hereby given, that the Partnership heretofore subsisting between us the undersigned, Thomas Henry Ismay, William Imrie, William Samuel Graves, Josep...
     
    ROUND-THE-WORLD RESEARCH
    Nowadays there seems to be no dearth in the number of adventurers to remote parts of the earth. The latest ambitious project in the sailing line, says an Australian paper, is a cruise round the world in a 3000-ton yacht named th...
     
    THINKS TIMES LIST SAVED FATHER'S LIFE
    Survivor Says Aged Man Got Hope from Interpretation of Faulty Wireless Message --- 'WILLIAMS' MEANT 'WILHEMS' --- Warned Some ...
     
    SINKING SHIP'S BAND CHOSE FITTING HYMN
    Friends of the Titanic's Bandmaster Say He Believed In Music's Power to Prevent Panic...
     
    MRS. ASTOR IN NO DANGER
    Suffering Now Only from Grief, Says Her Physician --- Dr. Ruel B. Kimball of 136 East Fifty-fourth Street, who is attending Mrs. John Jacob Astor at her home, 890 Fifth Avenue, said last night: "Mrs. Astor is p...
     
    NEWS SUPPRESSED ON CELTIC
    Loss of Titanic, Reported Monday, Told on Wednesday --- The Celtic, the first vessel of the White Star Line to reach New York from Europe since the sinking of the Titanic, arrived here yesterday. The Celtic was about ...
     
    MOST OF THE CREW SAIL
    Sent Home on the Lapland---How Many Were Saved --- All of the crew of the Titanic, except the saved officers and about twenty of the crew who are to be witnesses, sailed for their homes yesterday morning on the Red Star li...
     
    SEALING THE LIPS OF TITANIC'S CREW
    Detained Sailors Are Herded on the Celtic Under Close Guard of Detectives. --- HAVE ORDERS NOT TO TALK --- Men Forget Instructions, However, Long Enough to Defend Escape of J. Bruce lsmay --- With private...
     
    THE TITANIC'S COMMANDER
    BRISBANE, April 24For some time past there has been in Brisbane Captain Anning, who at one time was commander of the White Star liner Persic, trading to Australia.He said, in reply to ...
     
    NERVIEST MAN IN SERVICE
    Captain E. J. Smith, who is reported by one passenger from the Titanic tohave committed suicide, was commodore of the White Star line. He it was whowas selected for the initial trips of the Adriatic, t...
     
    E. J. Smith, Coptic Aground and Rio---Two out of three ain't bad?
    E. J. Smith, Coptic Aground and Rio---Two out of three ain’t bad?There are several standard White Star history volumes which associate E. J. Smith, comman...
     
    BUILDING OF GIANT LINERS (1)
    BUILDING OF GIANT LINERS---Work on the White Star's Olympic and Titanic Proceeds Rapidly---Special Correspondence THE NEW YORK TIMES---LONDON, July 2---The rise and progress of the leviathan liners now building...
     
    BIG SHIPS EASY TO BUILD
    BIG SHIPS EASY TO BUILD---Only Limited by Docks and Channel, Says English Yard Manager---Among the passengers who arrived yesterday on the White Star steamship Celtic was the Right Hon. Alexander M. Carlisle, General ...
     
    John Hardy Retiring
    John Hardy Retiring---John Hardy, chief steward of the American Farmer, will sail tomorrow on hislast official trip at sea.  He has been retired by the International Mercantile Marine C...
     
    NOT SATISFIED TO BE AMONG THE LIVING
    NOT SATISFIED TO BE AMONG THE LIVING---Man Rescued from Titanic by Mrs. Astor's Aid Sues Co. for $25,000 Jewels---PHILADELPHIA, Aug 3---Hadne Mamee, a cabin passenger saved from the Titanic, has brought suit here agai...
     
    MAJESTIC IN WITH CHIEF OFFICER A HERO
    Passengers Cheer David Blair, Who Risked Life in Fog to Save Fireman---DIVED IN MIDOCEAN---Women Weep as Gallant Sailor and Man for Whom He Jumped Are Helped Over Side---"Th...
     
    THE LATE MR. ISMAY'S WILL
    THE LATE MR. ISMAY'S WILL---The will of the late Mr. THOMAS HENRY ISMAY,head of the White Star Line, has been proved. The value of the real andpersonal estate is sworn at £1,297,881 14s. 1d. gross...
     
    J. Bruce Ismay Returns to England
    J. Bruce Ismay, one of the owners of the White Star Line of steamships,and Hon. W. J. Pirrie of the shipbuilding firm of Harland & Wolff ofBelfast, the builders of the White Star steamers, who recently came overon the Celtic ...
     
    Passengers from Europe Grieved
    [Note: U.S. President William McKinley was shot by an assassin on 6September 1901, and died on 14 September.]Heard with Amazement About the Shooting of the President----------News Casts Gloom Over Big Liners---Lady S...
     
  • 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