HEARS OF DISASTER; DIES

Cook County Herald

Hazelton, April 19—Shortly after a newspaper account of the Titanic disaster was read to him, Andrew Nolting, a farmer near here, committed suicide by drinking poison.  He had been in ill health for some time, the despondency deepening when the steamship wreck report reached him.

Cook County Herald, Friday, April 26, 1912, p. 2, c. 5

Relates to Place:

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Relates to Ship:

Titanic

Acknowledgements

Thomas E. Golembiewski

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