Compton's prominent in the winter colony at Lakewood

Asbury Park Evening Press

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In the list of survivors of the Titanic this morning, there is no mention of A. J. Compton, jr., one of the largest stockholders of the Laurel House company at Lakewood, and of the Waumbeck Hotel company of Jefferson, N. H. Mr. Compton’s mother, Mrs. A. J. Compton and her daughter, Miss S. W. Compton, who were also on the White Star liner, were rescued. The Comptons are prominent in the winter colony at Lakewood, where they have lived for many years. Mr. Compton was a well known golfer.

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Lakewood, New Jersey, United States


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Encyclopedia Titanica (2004) LAKEWOOD WOMEN ARE AMONG SAVED (Asbury Park Evening Press, Friday 19th April 1912, ref: #2422, published 11 March 2004, generated 25th June 2021 04:13:19 AM); URL :