Clipped From Iowa City Press-Citizen
1 and How The Heroes Died liner aV. Brave men diea aboard the gre^* Titanic. Drifting afar those in the life r-oats saw the giant w-th light slowly settling in the water. There came a break In tlie ship. ?nd it was cut in twain, horrified watchers saw the ship gx clown to its doom "-:th a monster load of precious human freight. Aboard the stricken shit), the Marine band player! "Nearer My to Thee"--played it until the waters c-o c ed over th f !r bodies forevr-r-- "nlayed it while a thoi3=and and a hiU of men and women looking- in the face sang the sweet refrain. Th' is ho-w the h c rcc? of t'n-o Titanic di^d--a cr r d : i to hun.ani'y and a vindication of modern civilization.