MORGAN DINNER RECALLED

Chicago Tribune

Friendship of Family for Capt. Smith

Causes Withdrawal of Invitations

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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.

Related Biographies:

John Pierpont Morgan
Edward John Smith

Relates to Place:

New York City, New York, United States

Relates to Ship:

Titanic

Acknowledgements

Thomas E. Golembiewski

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