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Historical News Coverage of The Sinking of the RMS Republic


"Captain Sealby, facing death on mast, cheered as ship sinks" "New York's officers told Florida was sinking, rush to aid" "Brave captain and crew of Republic are safe in port" "Women weep with joy over their friends" "Wireless proves spiritual telegraphy possible, says priest" "Victims tell of crash, sea rescue and drawn knives on Florida"