Capt. Anderson swam from wreck to Trial Island (part of an article)
- . . Nothing could be done to assist the unfortunate unfortunate six left aboard the Velos. Finally the tug went down, stern first leaving; her -bow -bow only partly - above water. Contractor Adams and. three of the crew were quickly washed away, and drowned. At hut Capt. Anderson tried to reach Trial Island by swimming, i Being caught by heavy seas, he waa carried In on the tops of two big wavea and stranded ashore in a ' half -frosen -frosen condition. The body of the engineer, who had stayed by the wreck, wss recovered this afternoon. ' The steamer Maude brought In all of the saved. The barge Pilot still lies ashore, and at low tide will be high and dry.