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Friendship of Family for Capt. Smith

Causes Withdrawal of Invitations


New York, April 16--[Special]--Owing to the Titanic catastrophe Mrs. J. Pierpont Morgan Jr. has recalled invitations for a dinner and dance she had arranged for tongiht at her house, 231 Madison avenue, for her daughtger, Miss Jane Morgan.

There were none of her relatives on board the ill fated vessel, but for many years Capt. Smith and his father before him had been friends of the members of the Morgan family, who had crossed the Atlantic many times with the commander.

For the same reason a dinner arranged by Mr. Morgan for tomorrow night has been abandoned.

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John Pierpont Morgan
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Encyclopedia Titanica (2011) MORGAN DINNER RECALLED (Chicago Tribune, Wednesday 17th April 1912, ref: #13645, published 2 September 2011, generated 20th June 2021 06:55:10 AM); URL :