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Royalty's Deep Sympathy

The Toronto World

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London, April 16. (Can Press.) ---King George has sent the following message to the White Star Co.:

"The Queen and I are horrified at the appaling disaster which has happened to the Titanic and at the terrible loss of life.  We deeply sympathize with the bereaved relatives and feel for them in their great sorrow with all our hearts."         "George R. and I."

The Queen Mother Alexandra has sent a message of sympathy to the company, in which she says:

"It is with feelings of the deepest sorrow that I hear of the terrible disaster to the Titanic and of the awful loss of life.  My heart is full of grief and sympathy for the bereaved families of those who have perished."

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Encyclopedia Titanica (2006) Royalty's Deep Sympathy (The Toronto World, Wednesday 17th April 1912, ref: #5032, published 3 November 2006, generated 26th October 2021 06:16:27 PM); URL : https://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/royaltys-deep-sympathy.html