Lusitania - California.

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Lusitania - California. - WmMDS SINK - WITH LUSITANIA British Liner...
WmMDS SINK - WITH LUSITANIA British Liner Torpedoed Off Irish P Spast Goes Down in 30 Min Xr CoarJaned Inn Put I Ot tiitt the mat vessel could elude the German underwater fefftvf ere hiving luncheon TM ifntisn Admiral at yueenstown reports an cratt except He - which went out from Queenstown to the relief of the Lusi - Ftaaia have returned These vessels have landed 595 survivors and dead - Fifty - two more survivors are reported aboard a fJerwWle eleven others and five bodies have been landed at le making the total number of survivors 858 besides forty - rCwiiead JIUCfflnsidered possible Kinsale fishing boatsmay have res - pStimatetV of the length of time which elapsed before the ELaaitania sank after she was torpedoed vary from hfteen to twen - ttvthrefr minutes IV A shin steward who landed with others at Oueenstown save Ilt 11ixmlii V9 QfW natona rr Incf J aoop t9 Vh4IUVM ha vww wo swai vv iwa1 tx increi wcm ucau uiu wuuoucu suuurig iuujc urvugiii asuuic fmmm ainca have died But not a name of rescued or lost of dead P or injured has yet been listed rK TneIusitanla was steaming along about ten miles off Old Jiq - Tvjnsaie on ue last leg 01 ner voyage 10 Liverpool wacn i about 2 oclock in the afternoon a submarine suddenly appeared jad e tar as all reports go fired two torpedoes without warning at the steamer One struck her near the bows and the other in the eginatoora The powerful agents of destruction tore through f tha vessels side causing terrific explosions Almost immediately great volumes of water poured through the openings and the L Lusitania listed Mi Boats which were already swung out on the davits were If dropped overboard and were speedily filled with passengers who ft had been appalled by the desperate attack A wireless call for Pjfhajpwas sept out and Immediately rescue boats of all kinds were v sent out both from - the neighboring points along trie coast ana Pf - But within fifteen minutes as one survivor estimated and if certainly within half an hour the Lusitania had disappeared LWhJ Great Britains fastest merchant vessel went down KOld nead Kmsale is a landmark that has brought joy to many travelers as it always stood as the sign from shore that the perils Scfthi voyage across the Atlantic were at an end Tne line wnose boast nas oeen tnat u naa never lost a pas - senfcrih tbc Atlantic service has now lost the ship that dodged tha lurking enemy off Nantucket light the day after war was rahideeiard and later startled the world by flying the Stars and if The British Admiralty is discouraging the publication of sur - taUMSiiri cniMiM recrarriinir the deai and injured Even before f HHITVW swo owoFawwoi w - - - w - - RillV - 1 t - T I - tJ Ji JH Ityuje cruae aetnis are Known uie onusn pics is asing cuuujy I - wnai tne uiutea oiates wui say u ini ivcni wu raw bub wu hold Oftmarty to the strict accountability mentioned in previous f diplomatic correspondence -

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  1. San Francisco Chronicle,
  2. 08 May 1915, Sat,
  3. Page 4

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